-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
Charles Henry Kinmond

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Date of birth: 31st January 1922
Place of birth: Bracknell, Berkshire, England
Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Able Seaman
Service Number: P/SSX 28489
Joined Hood:
Left Hood: 24th May 1941 (loss of ship)








Biographical Information:

"Charlie", as he was known, was born on 31st January 1922 in Bracknell, Berkshire to Maud Kinmond. They later lived in Coventry. He had two brothers (Eric and Jack) and three sisters (Winifred, Doris and Mary). Charlie was 19 years old at the time of his loss.




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Memorials

Southsea National Naval War Memorial

Panel 48, Column 2






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)
His nephew, Anthony Kinmond (information, December 2003)
His nephew, Alan Parks (information, November 2007)