-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 Dixon

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Date of birth: 28th November 1919
Place of birth: Forest Hall, Northumberland, England
Parents: Frank and Annie Dixon
Wife: Doreen Dixon
Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Able Seaman
Service Number: P/JX 184749
Joined Hood:
Left Hood: 24th May 1941 (loss of ship)

Biographical Information:

William was born on 28th November 1919 in Forest Hall, Northumberland to Frank and Annie Dixon. He was the husband of Doreen Dixon, of Forest Hall. He was 21 years old at the time of his loss.

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Southsea National Naval War Memorial

Panel 47, 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)