-H.M.S. Hood Crew Information-
H.M.S. Hood Rolls of Honour
Memorials to Men Lost in the sinking

We will remember them
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In Remembrance of
Wilfred Lee

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Date of birth: 16th February 1913
Place of birth: Norton, County Durham, England
Parents: Joseph and Edith Lee
Wife: Esther Lee
Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Assistant Steward
Service Number: P/LX 24398
Joined Hood: Unknown
Left Hood: 24th May 1941 (loss of ship)
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Biographical Information:

Wilfred was born on 16th February 1913 in Norton, County Durham to Joseph and Edith Lee. He was the husband of Esther Lee. He was 28 years old at the time of his loss.

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None at this time.

Hood Chapel, Church of St. John the Baptist, Boldre, Hampshire, England

Photos of the memorial

Portsmouth Naval Memorial, Southsea, Hampshire, England

Photos of the memorial

The part of the memorial in which the Hood casualty names can be found.
(Panels 45 to 61)

Wilfred's name is in Column 1 of Panel 58.

Detail of Wilfred's name.

Commonwealth War Graves Commission
'Register of Deaths of Naval Ratings' (data extracted by Director of Naval Personnel (Disclosure Cell), Navy Command HQ, 2009)