-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
James Taylor

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Date of birth: 13th July 1914
Place of birth: Rochdale, Lancashire, England
Parents: Thomas and Ellen Taylor
Wife: Elsie Taylor
Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Stoker 2nd Class
Service Number: P/KX 107094
Joined Hood: Unknown
Left Hood: 24th May 1941 (loss of ship)
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Biographical Information:

James was born on 13th July 1914 in Rochdale, Lancashire to Thomas and Ellen Taylor. He was the husband of Elsie Taylor, of Shawclough, Lancashire. He was 26 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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Sources
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
'Register of Deaths of Naval Ratings' (data extracted by Director of Naval Personnel (Disclosure Cell), Navy Command HQ, 2009)