-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
Ernest Frank Wheeler

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Date of birth: 21st August 1909
Place of birth: Fareham, Hampshire, England
Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Gunner (T)
Joined Hood: 28th October 1940
Left Hood: 24th May 1941 (loss of ship) (Gunner (T))
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Biographical Information:

Ernest was 31 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)