-H.M.S. Hood Crew Information-
H.M.S. Hood Rolls of Honour
Memorials to Men Lost in the sinking

We will remember them
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In Remembrance of
Daniel McCaughey

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Date of birth: 4th August 1919
Place of birth: Kilpatrick, County Antrim, Northern Ireland
Parents: Patrick and Annie McCaughey
Wife: Margaret McCaughey
Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Stoker 1st Class
Service Number: P/KX 104972
Joined Hood: Unknown
Left Hood: 24th May 1941 (loss of ship)
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Biographical Information:

Daniel wwas born on 4th August 1919 in Kilpatrick, County Antrim, Northern Ireland. He was one of three children (two sons and a daughter) born to Patrick and Annie McCaughey. Th of Glasgow. The family was originally from Dundalk, Ireland but are believed to have moved to Glasgow, Scotland sometime around Daniel's birth.

Daniel was the husband of Margaret (Peggy) McCaughey, of Glasgow (married in 1939/1940). Together they had one daughter, Margaret, who was born sometime after Hood had sunk. She passed away in 1996.

Daniel was 21 years old at the time of his loss.

Additional Photographs
None at this time.

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

Photos of the memorial

Portsmouth Naval Memorial, Southsea, Hampshire, England

Photos of the memorial

The part of the memorial in which the Hood casualty names can be found.
(Panels 45 to 61)

Daniel's name is in Column 2 of Panel 55.

Detail of Daniel's name.

Commonwealth War Graves Commission
'Register of Deaths of Naval Ratings' (data extracted by Director of Naval Personnel (Disclosure Cell), Navy Command HQ, 2009)
Daniel's nephew, James McCaughey Guthrie (information & photo identification, Mar 2005)
Mrs D.M. Marshment (photo of stokers in Nice, 2005)
Mary Doland (information, February 2008)