-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
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.




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