-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
Arthur Edward Short

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Date of birth: 26th June 1919
Place of birth: Long Ashton, Somerset, England
Parents: Arthur and Kate Short
Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Engine Room Artificer 4th Class
Service Number: P/MX 60183
Joined Hood:
Left Hood: 24th May 1941 (loss of ship)







Biographical Information:

Arthur was born on 26th June 1919 in Long Ashton, Somerset to Arthur and Kate Short. The family lived in Portishead. He was 21 years old at the time of his loss.




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Memorials

Southsea National Naval War Memorial

Panel 53, 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)