-H.M.S. Hood Crew Information-
H.M.S. Hood Crew List
Updated 07-Mar-2010

This page lists men who served in Hood as well as the ship searched for listed below.

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Hood casualties who also served in H.M.S. Drake I

Name (click link to visit individual page)Date joined or re-ratedRank / rate
Alford, Thomas1st January 1934Leading Signalman
Moore, Wilfred Purslow1st January 1934Petty Officer
Northcott, Ernest George1st January 1934Petty Officer
Wiffin, Charles Henry24th January 1934Able Seaman
Rendell, Samuel Francis2nd February 1934Leading Seaman
McConnell, William17th April 1934Petty Officer
Marr, Alexander17th July 1934Petty Officer
Newcombe, Alfred James31st August 1934Able Seaman
Stephens, James Norman31st August 1934Able Seaman
Williams, Thomas Vincent15th September 1934Petty Officer
Pearson, Harold1st October 1934Petty Officer
Baker, William3rd October 1934Petty Officer
Rendell, Samuel Francis10th October 1934Leading Seaman
Pearson, Harold12th October 1934Chief Petty Officer
Lavender, Ernest Oscar27th October 1934Petty Officer
Penwill, John Henry30th October 1934Petty Officer
Swinney, John Dixon15th January 1935Chief Petty Officer Telegraphist
Penney, Frank8th March 1935Leading Telegraphist
Tudor, Henry1st April 1935Leading Seaman
Penwill, John Henry24th April 1935Petty Officer
Murch, Walter Charles John21st August 1935Petty Officer
Whitehead, Walter Charles16th October 1935Able Seaman
Baker, William18th November 1935Petty Officer
Yates, Robert George31st January 1936Petty Officer
Moore, Wilfred Purslow7th February 1936Chief Petty Officer
Stephens, James Norman26th March 1936Able Seaman
Sampson, Richard George27th March 1936Petty Officer
Northcott, Ernest George1st April 1936Petty Officer
Penwill, John Henry16th June 1936Chief Petty Officer
Tudor, Henry3rd July 1936Leading Seaman
Northcott, Ernest George12th July 1936Chief Petty Officer
Purdy, George William14th August 1936Able Seaman
McConnell, William1st September 1936Petty Officer
Whitehead, Walter Charles1st September 1936Petty Officer
Whitehead, Walter Charles17th October 1936Petty Officer
Wiffin, Charles Henry17th October 1936Able Seaman
Williams, Thomas Vincent17th November 1936Chief Petty Officer
Murch, Walter Charles John12th December 1936Petty Officer
Wiffin, Charles Henry24th February 1937Able Seaman
Payne, Edward15th May 1937Petty Officer
Rendell, Samuel Francis12th June 1937Petty Officer
McSwain, James Munro27th July 1937Leading Seaman
Wiffin, Charles Henry1st January 1938Able Seaman
Penney, Frank12th May 1938Leading Telegraphist
Northcott, Ernest George17th May 1938Chief Petty Officer
Moore, Wilfred Purslow28th July 1938Chief Petty Officer
Martin, Riley Arthur25th September 1938Chief Petty Officer
Laundry, Albert Edward28th September 1938Chief Petty Officer
Malster, Charles28th September 1938Chief Petty Officer
Murch, Walter Charles John28th September 1938Petty Officer
Redwood, Tom28th September 1938Chief Petty Officer
Rendell, Samuel Francis28th September 1938Petty Officer
Ross, John Samuel28th September 1938Chief Petty Officer
Southard, Montague William28th September 1938Leading Seaman
Trewern, Charles28th September 1938Chief Petty Officer
Tudor, Henry28th September 1938Leading Seaman
Vincer, George Edward28th September 1938Petty Officer
Williams, Thomas Vincent28th September 1938Chief Petty Officer
Young, John Scott28th September 1938Chief Petty Officer
Avery, James31st July 1939Petty Officer
Murch, Walter Charles John31st July 1939Petty Officer
Payne, Edward31st July 1939Petty Officer
Southard, Montague William31st July 1939Leading Seaman
Thomas, Leslie31st July 1939Leading Seaman
Murch, Walter Charles John26th August 1939Petty Officer
Tudor, Henry26th August 1939Leading Seaman
Mayne, George Albert28th August 1939Chief Yeoman of Signals
McArdle, James Henry28th August 1939Chief Yeoman of Signals
O'Callaghan, Michael John28th August 1939Chief Yeoman of Signals
Taylor, Charles Henry28th August 1939Chief Yeoman of Signals
Thorne, John Thomas Perry28th August 1939Petty Officer
Whitehead, Walter Charles29th August 1939Petty Officer
Coleman, Jeremiah30th August 1939Petty Officer
King, William Charles1st September 1939Yeoman of Signals
Penwill, John Henry1st September 1939Chief Petty Officer
Titmous, Arthur Stewart1st September 1939Chief Yeoman of Signals
Nulty, Thomas Joseph2nd September 1939Petty Officer
Kelleher, Jerome4th September 1939Petty Officer
Avery, James15th September 1939Petty Officer
Laundry, Albert Edward18th September 1939Chief Petty Officer
Parnell, Thomas18th September 1939Chief Petty Officer
Painter, William George25th September 1939Able Seaman
Sprague, Mark25th September 1939Chief Petty Officer
Vincer, George Edward2nd October 1939Petty Officer
Swinney, John Dixon5th October 1939Chief Petty Officer Telegraphist
Parker, Frederick Archibald6th October 1939Able Seaman
Bickerstaff, Harry28th October 1939Able Seaman
Andrews, Ernest Frederick3rd November 1939Chief Petty Officer
Knott, Albert George3rd November 1939Chief Petty Officer
Moore, Wilfred Purslow3rd November 1939Chief Petty Officer
Martin, John14th November 1939Chief Petty Officer
Parnell, Thomas20th November 1939Chief Petty Officer
Ray, George21st November 1939Chief Petty Officer
Kirby, Michael28th November 1939Petty Officer
Pope, Edward James28th November 1939Petty Officer
Pressey, Leonard John Nye28th November 1939Petty Officer
Phillips, William John29th November 1939Petty Officer
Purdy, George William7th December 1939Able Seaman
Solway, Albert James28th December 1939Petty Officer
Lappin, John Cunningham26th January 1940Able Seaman
Morris, Alfred John19th March 1940Chief Yeoman of Signals
Ross, John Samuel17th April 1940Chief Petty Officer
Williams, Thomas Vincent26th April 1940Chief Petty Officer
Morton, James17th June 1940Chief Petty Officer
Painter, William George17th June 1940Able Seaman
Pearson, Harold3rd July 1940Chief Petty Officer
Sprague, Mark1st August 1940Chief Petty Officer
Lowe, William8th August 1940Leading Seaman
Penwill, John Henry11th August 1940Chief Petty Officer
Oatway, Samuel John19th August 1940Petty Officer
Southwood, Arthur William27th August 1940Sailmaker
Noxon, James24th September 1940Leading Seaman
Cecil, Charles4th October 1940Able Seaman
Morris, Alfred John24th October 1940Chief Yeoman of Signals
Roberts, William Arthur1st November 1940Chief Petty Officer
Parker, Frederick Archibald8th December 1940Able Seaman
Young, John Scott12th December 1940Chief Petty Officer
Vincer, George Edward24th December 1940Petty Officer
Painter, William George5th February 1941Able Seaman
Wiffin, Charles Henry17th February 1941Able Seaman
Robinson, Pryce24th February 1941Yeoman of Signals
Young, John Scott16th May 1941Chief Petty Officer
Oatway, Samuel John22nd May 1941Petty Officer
Marr, Alexander23rd May 1941Chief Petty Officer
Thorne, John Thomas Perry3rd June 1941Petty Officer
Taylor, Charles Henry21st June 1941Chief Yeoman of Signals
Marr, Alexander26th August 1941Chief Petty Officer
Matier, Alexander21st October 1941Able Seaman
Avery, James7th April 1942Petty Officer
Alford, Thomas16th July 1942Leading Signalman