-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
James Henry Harris

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Date of birth: 22nd August 1908
Place of birth: Kidderminster, Worcestershire, England
Parents: Mr. and Mrs. J. Harris
Service: Royal Marines
Rank: Marine
Service Number: PO/X 428
Joined Hood: Unknown
Left Hood: 24th May 1941 (loss of ship)
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Biographical Information:

James was born on 22nd August 1908 to Mr. and Mrs. J. Harris, of Kidderminster, Worcestershire. He was 32 years old at the time of his loss.

Additional Photos

James in unfiform.

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

Commonwealth War Graves Commission
'Register of Deaths of Naval Ratings' (data extracted by Director of Naval Personnel (Disclosure Cell), Navy Command HQ, 2009)
Ian Watts (photos, September 2003)