-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
Kazimierz Szymalski

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Date of birth: 20th January 1920
Place of birth: Warsaw, Poland
Service: Polish Navy
Rank: Midshipman
Joined Hood: Unknown
Left Hood: 24th May 1941 (loss of ship)
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Biographical Information:

Kazimierz was a member of the Polish Navy living in exile in the UK. He was born on 20th January 1920 in Warszawa, Poland. He was 21 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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Sources
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
'Register of Deaths of Naval Ratings' (data extracted by Director of Naval Personnel (Disclosure Cell), Navy Command HQ, 2009)
Robert Ostrycharz (Biographical information, 2000)
Wlodzimierz Szucki (Photo, 2001)