-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
Robert David Pierce

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Date of birth: 2nd February 1921
Place of birth: Denbigh, Denbighshire, Wales
Parents: Robert and Mary Pierce
Service: Royal Marines
Rank: Marine
Service Number: PO/X 4141
Joined Hood:
Left Hood: 24th May 1941 (loss of ship)

Biographical Information:

Robert was born on 2nd February 1921 to Robert and Mary Pierce, of Denbigh, Denbighshire, Wales. He was 20 years old at the time of his loss.

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Southsea National Naval War Memorial

Panel 59, Column 2

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)