-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
Gordon Bernard Brooks

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Date of birth: 10th April 1921
Place of birth: Ledbury, Hertfordshire, England
Parents: Bertram and Annie Brooks
Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Stoker 1st Class
Service Number: P/KX 98127
Joined Hood:
Left Hood: 24th May 1941 (loss of ship)







Biographical Information:

Gordon was born on 10th April 1921 in Ledbury, Hampshire to parents Bertram and Annie Brooks. The family later lives in Worcester. He was educated at St Barnabas School. He was 20 years old at the time of his loss.




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None at this time.




Memorials

Southsea National Naval War Memorial

Panel 54, 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)
Express & Star (photo, 1941)