-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
Raymond Leonard Skett

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Date of birth: 9th August 1918
Place of birth: Birmingham, Warwickshire, England
Parents: Francis and Beryl Skett
Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Ordnance Artificer 4th Class
Service Number: P/MX 60195
Joined Hood:
Left Hood: 24th May 1941 (loss of ship)







Biographical Information:

Raymond was born on 9th August 1918 in Birmingham, Warwickshire to Francis and Beryl Skett. The family lived in Sutton Coldfield. He was 22 years old at the time of his loss.




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Memorials

Southsea National Naval War Memorial

Panel 56, Column 3






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






H.M.S. Excellent









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