-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
Charles James Twigg

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Date of birth: 28th June 1921
Place of birth: Tamworth, Staffordshire, England
Parents: James and Elizabeth Twigg
Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Stoker 1st Class
Service Number: P/KX 100486
Joined Hood: Unknown
Left Hood: 24th May 1941 (loss of ship)
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Biographical Information:

Charles was born on 28th June 1921 in Tamworth, Staffordshire to James and Elizabeth Twigg. The family later lived in Washwood Heath, Birmingham. He was 19 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)





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





Detail of Charles'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)