-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 James Nugent

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Date of birth: 5th December 1919
Place of birth: Birmingham, Warwickshire, England
Parents: Thomas and Cathrine Nugent
Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Stoker 1st Class
Service Number: P/KX 97427
Joined Hood: Unknown
Left Hood: 24th May 1941 (loss of ship)
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Biographical Information:

William was born on 5th December 1919 in Birmingham, Warwickshier to Thomas and Cathrine Nugent. The family later lived in Smethwick, Staffordshire. He was 21 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)