-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 Bell

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Date of birth: 11th August 1919
Place of birth: Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland
Service: Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve
Rank: Able Seaman
Service Number: P/CD/X 2532
Joined Hood:
Left Hood: 24th May 1941 (loss of ship)








Biographical Information: William was born on 11th August 1919 in Edinburgh, Scotland. He was 21 years old at the time of his loss.


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Memorials

Southsea National Naval War Memorial

Panel 60, Column 3






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









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