-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
George Edward Baker

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Date of birth: 24th June 1902
Place of birth: Hastings, Sussex, England
Parents: James H. and Sisselly J. Baker
Wife: Mary Ann Baker
Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Leading Stoker
Service Number: P/KX 67015
Joined Hood:
Left Hood: 24th May 1941 (loss of ship)






Biographical Information: George was born on 24th June 1902 to James and Sisselly Baker of Hastings, Sussex. He was the husband of Mary Baker, of Storrington, Sussex. He was 38 years old at the time of his loss.


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Memorials

Southsea National Naval War Memorial

Panel 54, 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)
Jan Carroll (photo, 2001)
Alan Grove (photo of memorial, February 2009)