-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
John Sebastian Sharp

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Date of birth: 25th December 1918
Place of birth: Tynemouth, Northumberland, England
Parents: John and Eva Sharp
Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Steward
Service Number: P/LX 23538
Joined Hood: Unknown
Left Hood: 24th May 1941 (loss of ship)
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Biographical Information:

John was born on 25th December 1918 in Tynemouth, Northumberland to John and Eva Sharp. The family later lived in Shipley, Yorkshire. He was 22 years old at the time of his loss.

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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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Commonwealth War Graves Commission
'Register of Deaths of Naval Ratings' (data extracted by Director of Naval Personnel (Disclosure Cell), Navy Command HQ, 2009)