-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 Charles John Price

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Date of birth: 2nd January 1920
Place of birth: South Stoneham, Hampshire, England
Parents: Alfred and Julia Price
Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Shipwright 4th Class
Service Number: P/MX 59079
Joined Hood:
Left Hood: 24th May 1941 (loss of ship)
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Biographical Information:

Alfred was born on 2nd January 1920 in South Stoneham, Hampshire to Alfred and Julia Price. He had one sister, Joyce, and the family lived at 22 Shamrock Road Woolston, Southampton. This house was bombed, so the family later moved to Hamble, Hampshire. He was 21 years old at the time of his loss.





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Memorials

Southsea National Naval War Memorial

Panel 56, Column 3






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









Sources
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
'Register of Deaths of Naval Ratings' (data extracted by Director of Naval Personnel (Disclosure Cell), Navy Command HQ, 2009)
Alfred's nephew, Raymond Smith (photos, December 2005)