-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
George Henry Long

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Date of birth: 25th May 1921
Place of birth: Portsmouth, Hampshire, England
Parents: Frederick and Phoebe Long
Service: Royal Marines
Rank: Musician
Service Number: RMB/X 945
Joined Hood: Unknown
Left Hood: 24th May 1941 (loss of ship)
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Biographical Information:

George was born on 25th May 1921 to Frederick and Phoebe Long, of Portsmouth, Hampshire. His action station at the time of his loss was the 15" Transmitting Station. He was 19 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)