-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
Ernest Alfred Simmons

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Date of birth: 10th December 1919
Place of birth: Southampton, Hampshire, England
Parents: Walter and Alice Simmons
Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Stoker 1st Class
Service Number: P/KX 95915
Joined Hood:
Left Hood: 24th May 1941 (loss of ship)







Biographical Information:

Ernest was born on 10th December 1919 in Southampton, Hampshire to Walter and Alice Simmons. The family lived in Hedge End. He was 21 years old at the time of his loss.




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Memorials

Southsea National Naval War Memorial

Panel 55, Column 3






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)