-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
Arthur Hartley

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Date of birth: 28th June 1924
Place of birth: Sculcoates, Yorkshire, England
Parents: Guy and Mary Hartley
Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Boy 1st Class
Service Number: P/JX 184565
Joined Hood:
Left Hood: 24th May 1941 (loss of ship)

Biographical Information:

Arthur was born on 28th June 1924 in Sculcoates, Hull, Yorkshire to Guy and Mary Hartley. He is known to have had two brothers. He was trained at the Isle of Man. He was 16 years old at the time of his loss.

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Southsea National Naval War Memorial

Panel 51, Column 3

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)
Mary Mckeown (photo & information derived from the "Hull Daily Mail", September 2013)
His brother, Keith Hartley (information, January 2015)