-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
Howard Basham

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Date of birth: 24th April 1923
Place of birth: Greenwich, London, England
Parents: Kathleen Dorothy Basham
Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Ordinary Seaman
Service Number: P/JX 160189
Joined Hood:
Left Hood: 24th May 1941 (loss of ship)

Biographical Information:

Howard was born on 24th April 1923 in Greenwich, London to Kathleen Basham. He was 18 years old at the time of his loss.

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Southsea National Naval War Memorial

Panel 50, Column 1

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)