-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
Robert Maxwell Worboys

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Date of birth: 23rd June 1921
Place of birth: Portsmouth, Hampshire, England
Parents: William and Mary Worboys
Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Stoker 1st Class
Service Number: P/KX 100496
Joined Hood:
Left Hood: 24th May 1941 (loss of ship)







Biographical Information:

Robert was born on 23th June 1921 in Portsmouth, Hampshire to William and Mary Worboys. The family later lived in Salisbury, Wiltshire. He was 19 years old at the time of his loss.




Additional Photographs
None at this time.




Memorials

Southsea National Naval War Memorial

Panel 55, 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)
Robert's sister-in-law, Maureen Worboys (photo, 2001)