-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
William Johnston

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Date of birth: 9th November 1916
Place of birth: Leith, Midlothian, Scotland
Parents: David and Jessie Johnston
Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Assistant Steward
Service Number: P/LX 25060
Joined Hood:
Left Hood: 24th May 1941 (loss of ship)







Biographical Information:

William was born on 9th November 1916 to David and Jessie Johnston, of Leith, Edinburgh, Scotland. He was 24 years old at the time of his loss.




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Memorials

Southsea National Naval War Memorial

Panel 58, 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)