-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
Edward Percival Sealy Lewis

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Date of birth: 29th July 1909
Place of birth: West Derby, Lancashire, England
Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Lieutenant
Service Number: N/A
Joined Hood: 23rd May 1939
Left Hood: 24th May 1941 (loss of ship) (Lieutenant)

Biographical Information:

"Teddy", as he was known to his family, was from Scotland. He is known to have been trained aboard H.M.S. Conway from 1923-1925. He served aboard B Class destroyer H.M.S. Keith from 1938 to 1939. He was posted to Hood immediately thereafter.

He married Sheila Dunlop on 18th January 1941 in Greenock. He was 30 years old at the time of his loss.

Additional Photos

Edward as a Midshipman


Southsea National Naval War Memorial

Panel 45, Column 2

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

Conway Chapel, Birkenhead Priory Roll of Honour

Commonwealth War Graves Commission
'Register of Deaths of Naval Ratings' (data extracted by Director of Naval Personnel (Disclosure Cell), Navy Command HQ, 2009)
ADM 101/506 (The National Archives)
His godson, Paul Adamson (information, January 2017)
Cameron Low (photos & information, October 2004)
Geoffrey Haskings (information, September 2007)