-H.M.S. Hood Crew Information-
H.M.S. Hood Rolls of Honour
Memorials to Men Lost in the sinking

We will remember them
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In Remembrance of
Donald Graham

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Date of birth: 18th November 1916
Place of birth: Portsmouth, Hampshire, England
Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Supply Assistant
Service Number: P/MX 71213
Joined Hood: Unknown
Left Hood: 24th May 1941 (loss of ship)
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Biographical Information:

"Jock", as he was known, was born on 18th November 1916 in Arundel Street, Portsmouth, Hampshire to Edgar and Maraia Isobel Graham. He was the youngest of three brothers, the others being Alan and Stanley. He also had an older step sister named Belle. The family later lived in Portchester and Southampton. He was 24 years old at the time of his loss.

Additional Photographs
None at this time.

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

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Portsmouth Naval Memorial, Southsea, Hampshire, England

Photos of the memorial

The part of the memorial in which the Hood casualty names can be found.
(Panels 45 to 61)

Donald's name is in Column 2 of Panel 57.

Detail of Donald's name.

Commonwealth War Graves Commission
'Register of Deaths of Naval Ratings' (data extracted by Director of Naval Personnel (Disclosure Cell), Navy Command HQ, 2009)
Bruce Edwin Graham (information & photo, July 2014)