-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
William Henry Thomas Blunt

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Date of birth: 16th October 1909
Place of birth: Newport, Monmouthshire, Wales
Parents: William and Gertrude Blunt
Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Leading Cook (S)
Service Number: D/MX 48111
Joined Hood:
Left Hood: 24th May 1941 (loss of ship)







Biographical Information:

William was born on 16th October 1909 in Newport, Monmouthshire to William and Gertrude Blunt. The family later lived in Caerleon, Monmouthsire. He was 31 years old at the time of his loss.




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Memorials

Southsea National Naval War Memorial

Panel 55, 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)