-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 Mair James Hunter

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Date of birth: 31st July 1916
Place of birth: Henlow, Bedfordshire, England
Parents: John and Marion Hunter
Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Ordinary Seaman
Service Number: P/JX 246526
Joined Hood: Unknown
Left Hood: 24th May 1941 (loss of ship)
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Biographical Information:

John was born on 31st July 1916 in Henlow, Bedfordshire to John and Marion Hunter. The family later lived in Eastbourne, Sussex. He was 24 years old at the time of his loss.

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

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Portsmouth Naval Memorial, Southsea, Hampshire, England

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