-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
Edward George Haeger

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Date of birth: 12th October 1909
Place of birth: Cowes, Isle of Wight, England
Parents: William and Ellen Haeger
Wife: Doris Haeger
Service: Royal Marines
Rank: Sergeant
Service Number: PO/ 21804
Joined Hood: Unknown
Left Hood: 24th May 1941 (loss of ship)
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Biographical Information:

Edward was born on 12th October 1909 in Cowes, Isle of Wight to William and Ellen Haeger. He was the husband of Doris Haeger, of Gosport, Hampshire. He was 31 years old at the time of his loss.

Additional Photos

Edward and Doris' wedding day

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

Photos of the memorial

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)

Edward's name is in Column 2 of Panel 58.

Detail of Edward'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)
Mike Wilson (photos & information, September 2006)