-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
Herbert William Bloodworth

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Date of birth: 2nd December 1918
Place of birth: St Clements, Norfolk, England
Parents: Ernest and Lillian Bloodworth
Wife: Evelyn Bloodworth
Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Able Seaman
Service Number: P/JX 172182
Joined Hood:
Left Hood: 24th May 1941 (loss of ship)






Biographical Information:

Herbert was born on 2nd December 1918 in St Clements, Norfolk Ernest and Lillian Bloodworth. He was the husband of Evelyn Bloodworth. Herbert was 22 years old at the time of his loss.




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Memorials

Southsea National Naval War Memorial

Panel 47, 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)
Charles Brown (photo, December 2009)