-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
Derek Arthur Greene

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Date of birth: 19th May 1921
Place of birth: Buenos Aires, Argentina
Parents: Godfrey and Olive Greene
Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Ordinary Signalman
Service Number: P/JX 225354
Joined Hood:
Left Hood: 24th May 1941 (loss of ship)







Biographical Information:

Derek was born on 19th May 1921 in Buenos Aires, Argentina, South America to Godfrey and Olive Greene. The family later lived in Slough, Buckinghamshire. He was 20 years old at the time of his loss.




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Memorials

Southsea National Naval War Memorial

Panel 52, Column 2






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









Sources
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
'Register of Deaths of Naval Ratings' (data extracted by Director of Naval Personnel (Disclosure Cell), Navy Command HQ, 2009)