-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
Jack Basstone

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Date of birth: 26th May 1914
Place of birth: Brierfield, Lancashire, England
Service: Royal Marines
Rank: Marine
Service Number: PO/X 100574
Joined Hood:
Left Hood: 24th May 1941 (loss of ship)








Biographical Information: Jack was born on 26th May 1914 in Brierfield, Lancashire. He was 26 years old at the time of his loss.


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Memorials

Southsea National Naval War Memorial

Panel 58, Column 3






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 grandson, Gordon Basstone (photo, December 2007)