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Memorials to Men Lost in the sinking

We will remember them
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In Remembrance of
Ronald Cecil Hurle

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Date of birth: 6th December 1912
Place of birth: Ipswich, Suffolk, England
Parents: Albert and Rosina Hurle
Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Supply Assistant
Service Number: P/MX 69392
Joined Hood: Unknown
Left Hood: 24th May 1941 (loss of ship)
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Biographical Information:

Ronald was born on 6th December 1912 in Ipswich, Suffolk to Albert and Rosina Hurle. He was 28 years old at the time of his loss.

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None at this time.

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

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

Ronald's name is in Column 2 of Panel 57.

Detail of Ronald'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)
His nephew, Philip Capon (photo, June 2005)