-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
Tom George Joseph Williams

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Date of birth: 13th September 1921
Place of birth: Portsmouth, Hampshire, England
Parents: Richard and Katie Williams
Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Able Seaman
Service Number: P/JX 152077
Joined Hood:
Left Hood: 24th May 1941 (loss of ship)







Biographical Information:

Tom was born on 13th September 1921 to Richard and Katie Williams, of Portsea, Portsmouth, Hampshire. He attended The Royal Hospital School, Holbrook from February 1934 to February 1937. He entered the Navy and was trained at H.M.S. St. Vincent. He was 19 years old at the time of his loss.




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Memorials

Southsea National Naval War Memorial

Panel 50, Column 1






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)
Monty Callow, Alumni Relations Officer, The Royal Hospital School (information, November 2016)