-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
Alfred Nicholas Le Noury

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Date of birth: 17th April 1921
Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Able Seaman
Service Number: P/SSX 30157
Joined Hood: Late 1939 or early 1940
Left Hood: 24th May 1941 (loss of ship) (Able Seaman)
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Biographical Information:

Alfred was born on 14th April 1921 in Guernsey, Channel Islands to Nicholas and Adale Le Noury. He had three siblings, Edna, Elsie and Raymond. The entire family with the exception of Edna evacuated Guernsey in 1940. They lived in Halifax, West Yorkshire for the duration of the war.

Alfred joined the Navy when he was 18. He is known to have served at H.M.S. Victory for training. He is believed to have joined Hood in 1939 or 1940. He was 20 years old at the time of his loss.




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Guernsey War Memorial, St. Peter Port, Guernsey, Channel Islands


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


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Portsmouth Naval Memorial, Southsea, Hampshire, England


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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, David Le Prevost (photo & information, August 2012)