-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
Alfred Power

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Date of birth: 20th July 1912
Place of birth: Liverpool, Lancashire, England
Parents: John and Sarah Power
Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Able Seaman
Service Number: P/JX 132674
Joined Hood: Unknown
Left Hood: 24th May 1941 (loss of ship)
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Biographical Information:

"Alfie", as he was known, was born on 20th July 1912 to John and Sarah Power, of West Derby, Liverpool, Lancashire. He was 28 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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The part of the memorial in which the Hood casualty names can be found.
(Panels 45 to 61)





Alfred's name is in Column 1 of Panel 49.





Detail of Alfred's name.






Sources
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
'Register of Deaths of Naval Ratings' (data extracted by Director of Naval Personnel (Disclosure Cell), Navy Command HQ, 2009)
Alfie's niece, Sandra Durkin (photo, May 2007)