-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
John McGhee

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Date of birth: 4th December 1922
Place of birth: Dumbarton, Dumbartonshire, Scotland
Parents: Patrick and Elizabeth McGhee
Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Ordinary Seaman
Service Number: P/JX 161214
Joined Hood: Unknown
Left Hood: 24th May 1941 (loss of ship)
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Biographical Information:

John was born on 4th December 1922 to Patrick and Elizabeth McGhee, of Dumbarton, Dumbartonshire, Scotland. He was trained at H.M.S. St. George. His brother James also served in the Royal Navy. He was 18 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)
His nephew, Jim McGhee (photo & information, May 2008)