-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
William McLatchie

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Date of birth: 9th February 1917
Place of birth: Kinning Park, Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland
Parents: William and Catharine McLatchie
Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Ordinary Seaman
Service Number: P/JX 234745
Joined Hood:
Left Hood: 24th May 1941 (loss of ship)

Biographical Information:

William was born on 9th February 1917 to William and Catharine McLatchie, of Kinning Park, Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland. He was 24 years old at the time of his loss.

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Southsea National Naval War Memorial

Panel 51, 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)