-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 John Baylis

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Date of birth: 30th November 1916
Place of birth: Battersea, Kent, England
Parents: Alfred Charles and Beatrice Rose Baylis
Wife: Ina Gladys Baylis
Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Ordinary Signalman
Service Number: P/JX 224176
Joined Hood:
Left Hood: 24th May 1941 (loss of ship)

Biographical Information:

Herbert was born on 30th November 1916 in Battersea, London to Alfred and Beatrice Baylis. He was the husband of Ina Baylis. He was 24 years old at the time of his loss.

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Southsea National Naval War Memorial

Panel 52, Column 1

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)