-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

We will remember them
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In Remembrance of
Leonard Goulstine

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Date of birth: 20th February 1917
Place of birth: Hull, Yorkshire, England
Parents: Simon Edward and Jeanette Goulstine
Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Able Seaman
Service Number: P/JX 172598
Joined Hood:
Left Hood: 24th May 1941 (loss of ship)

Biographical Information:

Leonard was born on 20th February 1917 in Hull, Yorkshire to parents Simon and Jeanette Goulstine. The family later lived in Brighton, Sussex. He served under the alias of "Leonard Benton." He was 24 years old at the time of his loss.

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Southsea National Naval War Memorial

Panel 48, Column 1

Hood Chapel, Church of St. John the Baptist, Boldre, Hampshire

Commonwealth War Graves Commission
'Register of Deaths of Naval Ratings' (data extracted by Director of Naval Personnel (Disclosure Cell), Navy Command HQ, 2009)
Addendum to "We Will Remember Them - British Jewish Personnel killed in WW2" by Henry Morris, published 1994 by Association of Jewish Ex-Servicemen and Women of UK (AJEX).
Mr Martin Sugarman, AJEX