-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
George Wright

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Date of birth: 26th December 1911
Place of birth: Isfield, Sussex, England
Parents: Ernest and Helen Wright
Wife: Gladys Wright
Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Yeoman of Signals
Service Number: P/JX 132002
Joined Hood:
Left Hood: 24th May 1941 (loss of ship)

Biographical Information:

"Shiner", as he was known to his shipmates, was born on 26th December 1911 in Isfield, Sussex to Ernest and Helen Wright. He was the husband of Gladys Wright, of Chingford, Essex. He was 29 years old at the time of his loss.

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Southsea National Naval War Memorial

Panel 52, Column 1

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

Commonwealth War Graves Commission
'Register of Deaths of Naval Ratings' (data extracted by Director of Naval Personnel (Disclosure Cell), Navy Command HQ, 2009)
Ted Briggs (information, 2002)