-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
George Ward

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Date of birth: 29th January 1917
Place of birth: Baker Street, Marylebone, London, England
Parents: J. and Ellen Ward
Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Signalman
Service Number: P/JX 147111
Joined Hood: Unknown
Left Hood: 24th May 1941 (loss of ship)
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Biographical Information:

George was born on 29th January 1917 in Baker Street, London to J. and Ellen Ward. The family later lived in Hove, Sussex. He was 24 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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Commonwealth War Graves Commission
'Register of Deaths of Naval Ratings' (data extracted by Director of Naval Personnel (Disclosure Cell), Navy Command HQ, 2009)