-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
William James Green

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Date of birth: 10th June 1922
Place of birth: Birmingham, Warwickshire, England
Parents: John and Selina Green
Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Ordinary Signalman
Service Number: P/JX 225337
Joined Hood: Unknown
Left Hood: 24th May 1941 (loss of ship)
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Biographical Information:

William was born on 10th June 1922 to John and Selina Green, of Kings Heath, Birmingham, Warwickshire. He was 18 years old at the time of his loss.




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


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Portsmouth Naval Memorial, Southsea, Hampshire, England


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Sources
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
'Register of Deaths of Naval Ratings' (data extracted by Director of Naval Personnel (Disclosure Cell), Navy Command HQ, 2009)
William's sister, Betty Joyner (photo, 2001)