-H.M.S. Hood Crew Information-
H.M.S. Hood Rolls of Honour
Memorials to Men Lost in the Sinking of Hood, 24th May 1941

Updated 07-Mar-2010

This page contains a listing the 1415 men who were lost when Hood was sunk on 24th May, 1941
Click on any of the men's names to view their individual memorial pages.

We will remember them

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Click on any name to access the man's individual memorial page
   





William Wagstaff
Able Seaman
P/JX 135391
Age 25





Albert Clifford Walker
Petty Officer
P/J 107461
Age 32
Home town: Fareham





George Tavendale Walker
Ordinary Signalman
P/JX 155227
Age 18
Home town: Aberdeen





Thomas Walker
Stoker 1st Class
P/KX 96659
Age 26





James William Wallace
Leading Stoker
P/KX 92977
Age 23
Home town: Sunderland





William John Waller
Stoker 2nd Class
P/KX 115271
Age 20





Michael Herbert St. John Wallis
Marine
PO/X 4834
Age 21
Home town: Pembroke





John Frederick Walsh
Assistant Cook (S)
P/MX 69906
Age 24
Home town: Moss Side, Manchester





William Frederick Prideaux Walter
Warrant Engineer
N/A
Age 33
Home town: Bognor Regis





Douglas Thornhill Walters
Assistant Cook (S)
P/MX 70990
Age 21
Home town: Riddings





Clifford Walton
Marine
PO/ 22215
Age 34





John Walton
Leading Seaman
P/SSX 18845
Age 23
Home town: Bilston





Josiah Tarn Walton
Chief Stoker
P/K 60980
Age 37





Henry James Wannerton
Leading Stoker
P/K 63327
Age 37
Home town: Fratton, Portsmouth





Frederick William Ward
Painter 3rd Class
P/MX 55113
Age 28
Home town: Portsmouth





George Ward
Signalman
P/JX 147111
Age 24
Home town: Hove





Joseph Ward
Ordinary Telegraphist
P/SSX 31782
Age 19
Home town: Seaton Delaval





Kenneth Guy Warden
Midshipman
N/A
Age 18
Home town: Brighton





Selwyn John Power Warrand
Commander (N)
N/A
Age 41





Donald Warren
Marine
PO/X 100275
Age 21
Home town: Fort William





Benjamin Warwick
Boy 1st Class
P/JX 194732
Age 17
Home town: Epsom





Reginald George Waterhouse
Able Seaman
P/JX 152397
Age 19
Home town: Bitterne





Waterlow Antony Adrian
Ordinary Signalman
P/JX 206860
Age 25
Home town: Walton-on-Thames





Albert Donald Waterman
Able Seaman
P/JX 156637
Age 18
Home town: Wymering





William Foreman Waters
Stoker 1st Class
P/KX 78562
Age 31
Home town: Throckley





Thomas Jeffreys Batt Waterson
Leading Stoker
P/KX 92159
Age 23
Home town: Wootton Bassett





John Watkins
Stoker Petty Officer
P/K 63860
Age 49
Home town: Gosport





Stanley Watkinson
Paymaster Sub-Lieutenant
N/A
Age 21
Home town: Hastings, Hawke's Bay





Alexander Watson
Ordinary Seaman
P/X 19838 A
Age 21





Harry Watson
Chief Stoker
P/K 61055
Age 37
Home town: Hull





John Charles Watson
Able Seaman
P/JX 133383
Age 27
Home town: Fulham, London





Robert Watson
Able Seaman
P/UD/X 1551
Age 19
Home town: Belfast





Charles John Joseph Watt
Stoker 1st Class
P/KX 98121
Age 20
Home town: Currock, Carlisle





Robert Albert Edward Watt
Steward
P/LX 23067
Age 22
Home town: Newcastle-on-Tyne





Edward Arthur Herbert Watts
Chief Petty Officer
P/J 98316
Age 36
Home town: Fareham





Arthur Wearn
Marine
PO/X 1941
Age 22
Home town: Fratton, Portsmouth





Harry Edward Wearne
Able Seaman
P/JX 133821
Age 26





Henry Edward Weaver
Marine
PO/X 3923
Age 19
Home town: Bassett





Albert Frank Webb
Able Seaman
P/J 89697
Age 39
Home town: South Wraxall





William Weddle
Able Seaman
P/SSX 22549
Age 20
Home town: Billingham





Albert Charles William Welch
Stoker 1st Class
P/KX 100449
Age 20
Home town: Petworth





Reginald Archer Welch
Petty Officer
P/JX 130279
Age 29
Home town: Romford





Sidney Charles Theobald Welch
Marine
PO/X 3501
Age 22





Eric Weldon
Able Seaman
P/JX 150737
Age 20
Home town: Chobham





Arthur Charles Wellman
Stoker Petty Officer
P/KX 82049
Age 27
Home town: Bevois Valley, Southampton





Henry Wells
Stoker 2nd Class
P/KX 116550
Age 31
Home town: Worthing





Herbert William Wells
Ordinary Seaman
P/JX 159717
Age 18
Home town: Nottingham





Horace William Wells
Stoker 1st Class
P/KX 95396
Age 24
Home town: Wednesbury





Philip Joseph Wells
Corporal
PO/X 1645
Age 27
Home town: Boythorpe





Ronald David George Wells
Able Seaman
P/JX 184100
Age 24





Stanley Albert Wells
Boy 1st Class
P/JX 160834
Age 17
Home town: Portsmouth





Alfred Phillip West
Petty Officer Cook (S)
P/MX 39341
Age 27
Home town: Birchington-on-Sea





Robert William West
Chief Engine Room Artificer
P/M 27314
Age 39
Home town: Southsea





Cyril Peacock Wharfe
Petty Officer
P/JX 131374
Age 29
Home town: South Bank





Ernest Frank Wheeler
Gunner (T)
N/A
Age 31
Home town: Portsmouth





Francis William Wheeler
Able Seaman
P/JX 146724
Age 21





Arthur White
Wireman
P/MX 68647
Age 22
Home town: Hockley





Edward Harry White
Petty Officer Telegraphist
P/J 114583
Age 31





Harry White
Marine
PO/X 4215
Age 18
Home town: Mansfield





Reginald Charles Whitehead
Sergeant
PO/X 1038
Age 26
Home town: Deal





Whiteman John William
Stoker Petty Officer
P/KX 79382
Age 30
Home town: Coreley





Cyril John Whitewood
Able Seaman
P/JX 153778
Age 19
Home town: Sunningdale





Victor Verdun Whitfield
Petty Officer
P/JX 136657
Age 25
Home town: Totton





Hubert George Wicks
Able Seaman
P/JX 152075
Age 19





Leslie Alan Wigfall
Engine Room Artificer 3rd Class
P/MX 49214
Age 24
Home town: Copnor, Portsmouth





James Kitchener Wiggett
Stoker 2nd Class
P/KX 105480
Age 26





Norman Frederick Henry Wigzell
Ordinary Coder
P/JX 251241
Age 27
Home town: Worcester Park





Eric Charles Wilcocks
Able Seaman
P/JX 162022
Age 19
Home town: West Croydon





Harry Robert Wilcockson
Stoker 1st Class
P/KX 100454
Age 21
Home town: Ashby, Scunthorpe





George Henry Wilkins
Able Seaman
P/JX 133261
Age 27





Frederick John Reiff Wilkinson
Boy 1st Class
P/JX 181984
Age 17
Home town: Huthwaite





James William Wilkinson
Stoker 1st Class
P/KX 98114
Age 23
Home town: Retford





Stanley Wilkinson
Leading Seaman
P/JX 143980
Age 22
Home town: Bradford





Tom Willetts
Sub-Lieutenant
N/A
Age 24
Home town: Lytham St. Anne's





Frederick Percy Williams
Ordinary Seaman
P/JX 227205
Age 19
Home town: Halesowen





Horace Arthur Williams
Painter 3rd Class
P/MX 55426
Age 32
Home town: Wednesbury





Leonard John Williams
Able Seaman
P/JX 159667
Age 18





Lloyd Williams
Electrical Artificer 4th Class
P/MX 58951
Age 22
Home town: Southsea





Roderick Gwynne Williams
Midshipman
N/A
Age 19
Home town: Westminster, London





Roland Morgan Williams
Writer
P/MX 72409
Age 32
Home town: Llangefni





Tom George Joseph Williams
Able Seaman
P/JX 152077
Age 19
Home town: Portsea, Portsmouth





Harry Williamson
Leading Stoker
P/KX 92980
Age 23
Home town: Sunderland





Albert Thomas Willis
Stoker 1st Class
P/KX 97419
Age 21
Home town: Lowestoft





Herbert Willis
Marine
PO/X 4881
Age 19





George Hugh Wilmshurst
Leading Seaman
P/JX 143187
Age 22
Home town: North End, Portsmouth





George Wilson
Able Seaman
P/J 108903
Age 33
Home town: Forton, Gosport





Gordon Albert Charles Wilson
Able Seaman
P/SSX 27794
Age 20





Herbert Godfrey Wilson
Leading Seaman
P/J 101633
Age 36





John Verdun Wilson
Ordinary Seaman
P/JX 234879
Age 31
Home town: Benwell





Walter Wilson
Signalman
C/JX 213835
Age 21
Home town: Dumfries





Ralph Frederick Windeatt
Boy Telegraphist
P/JX 163820
Age 17
Home town: Totton





Charles Harcourt Wingfield
Petty Officer Cook (S)
P/MX 46195
Age 33
Home town: Southsea





Victor Marcus Winkfield
Leading Stoker
P/KX 91374
Age 22
Home town: Barrow-in-Furness





Jack Edward Wishart
Marine
PO/X 3489
Age 19
Home town: South Moor, Stanley





Edward John Essex Woelfell
Writer
P/MX 80802
Age 28
Home town: South Croydon





William Edward Wood
Able Seaman
P/JX 161192
Age 17
Home town: Stoke





Frederick James Woodward
Warrant Electrician
N/A
Age 45





Desmond Trevor Wootton
Boy 1st Class
P/JX 166353
Age 17
Home town: Aldbourne





Robert Maxwell Worboys
Stoker 1st Class
P/KX 100496
Age 20
Home town: Salisbury





Arthur Worrall
Stoker 2nd Class
P/KX 116950
Age 20





Sydney George Worsfold
Band Corporal
RMB/ 2854
Age 34





Raymond Frank Worwood
Able Seaman
P/JX 159741
Age 18
Home town: Foleshill





Alfred Wordsworth Wright
Ordinary Seaman
P/JX 235450
Age 27





Charles Ernest Wright
Petty Officer Telegraphist
P/JX 136683
Age 25
Home town: Grantham





George Wright
Yeoman of Signals
P/JX 132002
Age 29
Home town: Chingford





Stanley Walter Frederick Wright
Supply Assistant
P/MX 71075
Age 27
Home town: Muswell Hill





Thomas Charles Wright
Leading Seaman
P/JX 127748
Age 31
Home town: Padworth





Douglas Haige William Wrighting
Stoker 2nd Class
P/KX 104137
Age 24
Home town: Coventry





Jeffrey Alfred Frederick Wyatt
Marine
PO/X 2560
Age 21





Hugh Deane Wyldbore-Smith
Lieutenant-Commander
N/A
Age 34
Home town: Chichester