-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
John Turner

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Date of birth: 10th March 1920
Place of birth: Cheadle, Cheshire, England
Parents: Mr. and Mrs. J. Turner
Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Stoker 1st Class
Service Number: P/KX 95554
Joined Hood: Unknown
Left Hood: 24th May 1941 (loss of ship)
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Biographical Information:

John was born on 10th March 1920 in Cheadle, Cheshire to Mr. and Mrs. J. Turner. The family later lived in Meir, Staffordshire. 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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Portsmouth Naval Memorial, Southsea, Hampshire, England

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The part of the memorial in which the Hood casualty names can be found.
(Panels 45 to 61)





John's name is in Column 3 of Panel 55.





Detail of John's name.






Sources
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
'Register of Deaths of Naval Ratings' (data extracted by Director of Naval Personnel (Disclosure Cell), Navy Command HQ, 2009)
Julian Birks (photo, April 2018)