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Edward Norwood Allison

Servicenumber : 4458663
Rank : Private
Regiment : The Parachute Regiment
Unit : 10th Battalion
Date of Death : 20-09-1944
Age : 25
Grave : Plot 5. Row C. Grave 19.
Edward Norwood Allison was a son of Edward and Ethel Jane Allison of Annfield Plain, Co. Durham. 
According to the Roll of Honour published by the Society of Friends of the Airborne Museum (Jan Hey 1999) Allison was given a field burial west of Valkenburglaan in Oosterbeek. In a new edition of the Roll of Honour (2011) it is written that Allison was given a field burial in a mass grave near Van Tienhovenlaan, west of Sportlaan. 
Allison was later reburied at the Airborne Cemetery in Oosterbeek.
Picture: 23-09-2012
Sources: Website CWGC