HMS SIDON, PORTLAND Location: Yeates Road, Chesil beach viewing area  OS Ref:   194 SY 686 730  Date: 16th  June 2005   unveiled by Rear Admiral Paul Lambert IN REMEMBRANCE OF THIRTEEN WHO DIED AS A RESULT OF  A HIGH TEST PEROXIDE EXPERIMENT TORPEDO EXPLOSION ON BOARD THE SUBMARINE  HMS SIDON 16th JUNE 1955 WHEN BERTHED  ALONGSIDE THE SUBMARINE DEPOT SHIP  HMS MAIDSTONE IN PORTLAND HARBOUR TEL C.D. CLAYTON A/LS  D.G.  DAVIES LS P.R.A. DOREY AS J.R. FORD PO L.D. MCLEOD (RCN) LT CR (E) J.K. NEEDHAM M (E) 1 R.H. PEAKE A/L CK (S) P.J.W. RICE LT J.M.W. RYCROFT LCK C. SMITH STD J.R. SUNDERLAND AB D.P. WAITE Surg LT C.E. RHODES Albert Medal
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