-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
Frank Albert Tuxworth

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Date of birth: 26th July 1922
Place of birth: Grimsby, Lincolnshire, England
Parents: Alfred and Charlotte Tuxworth
Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Ordinary Signalman
Service Number: P/JX 154528
Joined Hood: Unknown
Left Hood: 24th May 1941 (loss of ship)
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Biographical Information:

Frank was known as "Tux" to his friends. He was born on 26th July 1922 to Alfred and Charlotte Tuxworth, of Grimsby, Lincolnshire. Tux was 18 years old at the time of his loss.

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

Photos of the memorial

Portsmouth Naval Memorial, Southsea, Hampshire, England

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Commonwealth War Graves Commission
'Register of Deaths of Naval Ratings' (data extracted by Director of Naval Personnel (Disclosure Cell), Navy Command HQ, 2009)
Tux's shipmate, Lt Ted Briggs, MBE (photo & information, 2001)