-H.M.S. Hood Crew Information-
H.M.S. Hood Rolls of Honour
Memorials to Men Lost in the sinking

We will remember them
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In Remembrance of
David Gerrard Peden

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Date of birth: 23rd December 1913
Place of birth: Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland
Parents: Peter and Eliza Peden
Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Ordinary Seaman
Service Number: P/JX 223072
Joined Hood: Unknown
Left Hood: 24th May 1941 (loss of ship)
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Biographical Information:

David was born on 23rd December 1913 to Peter and Eliza Peden, of Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland. He was 27 years old at the time of his loss.

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None at this time.

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

Photos of the memorial

Portsmouth Naval Memorial, Southsea, Hampshire, England

Photos of the memorial

The part of the memorial in which the Hood casualty names can be found.
(Panels 45 to 61)

David's name is in Column 1 of Panel 51.

Detail of David's name.

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