-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
Harold George Blake

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Date of birth: 11th October 1907
Place of birth: Portsmouth, Hampshire, England
Parents: William and Florence Blake
Wife: Dorothy Blake
Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Leading Stoker
Service Number: P/KX 81252
Joined Hood: Unknown
Left Hood: 24th May 1941 (loss of ship)






Biographical Information:

Harold was born on 11th October 1907 in Portsmouth, Hampshire to William and Florence Blake. He was the husband of Dorothy Blake, of Elson, Hampshire. He was 33 years old at the time of his loss.




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Memorials

Southsea National Naval War Memorial

Panel 54, Column 2






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)