-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
Eric Weldon

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Date of birth: 11th April 1921
Place of birth: Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire, Scotland
Parents: Nora Weldon
Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Able Seaman
Service Number: P/JX 150737
Joined Hood: Unknown
Left Hood: 24th May 1941 (loss of ship)
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Biographical Information:

Eric was born on 11th April 1921 in Abedeen, Aberdeenshire, Scotland to Nora Weldon. The family later lived in Chobham, Surrey. He was 20 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)