-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 Edward Chesterfield Peacock

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Date of birth: 2nd January 1911
Place of birth: Lee, Lewisham, London, England
Parents: Dr. Chesnut Peacock and of Rosa Peacock
Wife: Brighton, Sussex
Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Surgeon Lieutenant (D)
Joined Hood: 7th November 1940
Left Hood: 24th May 1941 (loss of ship) (Surgeon Lieutenant (D))
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Biographical Information:

John was Hood's dentist. He was the son of Dr. Chesnut Peacock and of Rosa Peacock, of Brighton, Sussex. L.D.S. He was 30 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)
John's niece, Nina Stimson (photo, 2001)