-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
Peter Sanderson

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Date of birth: 26th June 1921
Place of birth: Chichester, Sussex, England
Parents: Harry and Dorothy Sanderson
Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Able Seaman
Service Number: P/JX 156294
Joined Hood: 1939
Left Hood: 24th May 1941 (loss of ship) (Able Seaman)
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Biographical Information:

"Sandy", as he was known, was born on 26th June 1921 to Harry and Dorothy Sanderson, of Chichester, Sussex. He trained at H.M.S. St. Vincent before being drafted to Hood in 1939. He was 19 years old at the time of his loss.

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Southsea National Naval War Memorial

Panel 49, Column 2

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

Commonwealth War Graves Commission
'Register of Deaths of Naval Ratings' (data extracted by Director of Naval Personnel (Disclosure Cell), Navy Command HQ, 2009)
Cathy Bamford (photo & information, April 2005)