-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
Christopher William Hurst

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Date of birth: 18th December 1917
Place of birth: Catford, London, England
Parents: Henry and Elizabeth Hurst
Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Coder
Service Number: P/JX 174810
Joined Hood:
Left Hood: 24th May 1941 (loss of ship)







Biographical Information:

Christopher was born on 18th December 1917 in Catford, London to Henry and Elizabeth Hurst. The family later lived in Lewisham, London. He was 23 years old at the time of his loss.




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Memorials

Southsea National Naval War Memorial

Panel 53, Column 1






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









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