-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
Horace Arthur Williams

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Date of birth: 28th December 1909
Place of birth: Darleston, Staffordshire, England
Parents: Herbert and Emma Williams
Wife: Doris Williams
Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Painter 3rd Class
Service Number: P/MX 55426
Joined Hood:
Left Hood: 24th May 1941 (loss of ship)






Biographical Information:

Horace was born on 28th December 1909 in Darleston, Staffordshire to Herbert and Emma Williams. He was the husband of Doris Williams, of Wednesbury, Staffordshire. He was 32 years old at the time of his loss.




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Memorials

Southsea National Naval War Memorial

Panel 56, Column 3






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









Sources
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
'Register of Deaths of Naval Ratings' (data extracted by Director of Naval Personnel (Disclosure Cell), Navy Command HQ, 2009)