-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
William Noel Broadley

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Date of birth: 25th December 1918
Place of birth: Malton, Yorkshire, England
Parents: William and Annie Broadley
Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Leading Seaman
Service Number: P/JX 143514
Joined Hood:
Left Hood: 24th May 1941 (loss of ship)

Biographical Information:

William was born on 25th December 1918 to parents William and Annie Broadley, of Old Malton, Yorkshire. He was serving aboard Hood as an Acting Leading Seaman. He was 22 years old at the time of his loss.

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Southsea National Naval War Memorial

Panel 46, Column 3

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)