-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
Philip Roger Baldwin

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Date of birth: 1st April 1918
Place of birth: Wolstanton, Staffordshire, England
Parents: William and Gwendoline Winifred Baldwin
Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Ordinary Seaman
Service Number: P/JX 237431
Joined Hood: Unknown
Left Hood: 24th May 1941 (loss of ship)
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Biographical Information: Roger as he was known, was born on 1st April 1918 in Wolstanton, Staffordshire to William and Gwendoline Baldwin. The family later lived in Porthill. He was 23 years old at the time of his loss.

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

Photos of the memorial

Portsmouth Naval Memorial, Southsea, Hampshire, England

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The part of the memorial in which the Hood casualty names can be found.
(Panels 45 to 61)

Philip's name is in Column 1 of Panel 50.

Detail of Philip'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)
Chris Sheldon (photo, July 2012)
Geoffrey Mayer (information from the Staffordshire Evening Sentinel, May 2012)