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Memorials to Men Lost in the sinking

We will remember them
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In Remembrance of
Albert Phineas Levy

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Date of birth: 12th May 1918
Place of birth: Reading, Berkshire, England
Parents: Henry and Lula Levy
Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Ordinary Seaman
Service Number: P/JX 227193
Joined Hood: Unknown
Left Hood: 24th May 1941 (loss of ship)
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Biographical Information:

Albert was born on 12th May 1918 in Reading, Berkshire to Henry and Lula Levy. The family later lived in Par, Cornwall. A.R.I.B.A. He is known to have had a younger brother named Michael (known as Michael Metcalfe). He was 23 years old at the time of his loss.

Additional Photographs
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)

Albert's name is in Column 1 of Panel 51.

Detail of Albert'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)
His great-niece, Emily Shields (photo & information, July 2012)
Mr Martin Sugarman, Association of Jewish Ex-Servicemen and Women of UK (AJEX)