-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
Albert John Hutchins

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Date of birth: 18th April 1911
Place of birth: Portsmouth, Hampshire, England
Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Petty Officer
Service Number: P/JX 127488
Joined Hood:
Left Hood: 24th May 1941 (loss of ship)

Biographical Information:

Albert was born on 18th April 1911 in Portsmouth, Hampshire to Albert and Ellen Hutchins. He married Olive May Pryer on 13 September 1936 in Portsmouth. Together thay had one daughter, Patricia, born in May 1937.

Albert was 30 years old at the time of his loss.

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Southsea National Naval War Memorial

Panel 46, Column 2

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)
Gavin Meikle (information & photo, March 2011)