-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
John Gregory

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Date of birth: 28th August 1919
Place of birth: Sutton-in-Ashfield, Nottinghamshire, England
Parents: Mr. and Mrs. Alfred Gregory
Service: Royal Marines
Rank: Marine
Service Number: PO/X 3365
Joined Hood: Unknown
Left Hood: 24th May 1941 (loss of ship)
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Biographical Information:

John was born on 28th August 1919 to Mr. and Mrs. Alfred Gregory, of Sutton-in-Ashfield, Nottinghamshire. He was a member of 4" gun crew Number Four. He was 21 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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Sutton-in-Ashfield War Memorial, Sutton-in-Ashfield, Nottinghamshire, England

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Commonwealth War Graves Commission
'Register of Deaths of Naval Ratings' (data extracted by Director of Naval Personnel (Disclosure Cell), Navy Command HQ, 2009)
Mrs TM Southgate (photo, April 2004)
Heather Faulkes (memorial information, May 2004)