-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
Herbert Ernest Lovegrove

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Date of birth: 19th April 1917
Place of birth: Portsmouth, Hampshire, England
Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Leading Seaman
Service Number: P/JX 138201
Joined Hood:
Left Hood: 24th May 1941 (loss of ship)

Biographical Information:

Herbert was born on 19th April 1917 in Portsmouth, Hampshire to Chief Petty Officer Stanley Lovegrove and Francis Lovegrove. He was the husband of Edna Lovegrove. He was serving as an Acting Leading Seaman and was 24 years old at the time of his loss.

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Southsea National Naval War Memorial

Panel 46, Column 3

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

Commonwealth War Graves Commission
'Register of Deaths of Naval Ratings' (data extracted by Director of Naval Personnel (Disclosure Cell), Navy Command HQ, 2009)