-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 Wellington Hall

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Date of birth: 3rd May 1903
Place of birth: Barnet, Middlesex, England
Parents: Harry and Edith Hall
Wife: Joan Hall
Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Lieutenant-Commander (Ret.)
Service Number: N/A
Joined Hood: 25th August 1939
Left Hood: 24th May 1941 (loss of ship) (Lieutenant-Commander (Ret.))

Biographical Information:

John was born in 1903, the son of Harry and Edith Hall. He attended Dartmouth Naval College. He is believed to have served about H.M.S. Wryneck prior to joining the crew of Hood.

John was the husband of Joan Hall, of Bennington, Hertfordshire. Together they had three daughters. He was 38 years old at the time of his loss.

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Southsea National Naval War Memorial

Panel 45, Column 1

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

Commonwealth War Graves Commission
'Register of Deaths of Naval Ratings' (data extracted by Director of Naval Personnel (Disclosure Cell), Navy Command HQ, 2009)
His daughter, Michaele Wellington Hall (photo & information, May 2016)