-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
Thomas George Martin

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Date of birth: 25th December 1914
Place of birth: Aberdare, Glamorgan, Wales
Parents: Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Martin
Wife: Patricia Martin
Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Stoker 1st Class
Service Number: P/KX 95944
Joined Hood: Unknown
Left Hood: 24th May 1941 (loss of ship)
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Biographical Information:

Thomas was born on 25th December 1914 in Aberdare, Glamorgan to Mr and Mrs Thomas Martin. He was the husband of Patricia Martin, of Gosport, Hampshire. He was 26 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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Worthing War Memorial, Worthing, Sussex, England


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A view of the memorial.





The panel containing the names of World War 2 casualties.





A close-up of Thomas's name along with that of fellow 'Hood'
Stoker 1st Class William Francis Puttick.






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