-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
Reginald Thomas Rose

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Date of birth: 2nd October 1920
Place of birth: Kingston, Surrey, England
Parents: Thomas and Florence Rose
Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Stoker 1st Class
Service Number: P/KX 98119
Joined Hood: Unknown
Left Hood: 24th May 1941 (loss of ship)
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Biographical Information:

Reginald was born on 2nd October 1920 in Kingston, Surrey to Thomas and Florence Rose. The family later lived in West Worthing, Sussex. He was 20 years old at the time of his loss.





Additional Photos



A full length photo of Reginald in uniform.






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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Worthing High School for Boys, Worthing, Sussex, England


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Reginald's name on the school memorial to
former pupils who gave their lives in World War 2.







St. Andrew's Church, West Tarring, Worthing, Sussex, England


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The Roll of Honour to parishoners who gave their lives in World War 2.





Reginald's name in the third column.






Sources
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
'Register of Deaths of Naval Ratings' (data extracted by Director of Naval Personnel (Disclosure Cell), Navy Command HQ, 2009)
Marie le Bon (photo, January 2017)
Stuart Hills (photo), September 2021.