-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 William Brown

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Date of birth: 29th August 1901
Place of birth: Newington, Yorkshire, England
Parents: George and Alice Brown
Wife: Ivy Brown
Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Steward
Service Number: P/L 15186
Joined Hood:
Left Hood: 24th May 1941 (loss of ship)






Biographical Information:

George was born on 29 August 1901 in Newington, Yorkshire to George and Alice Brown. He was the husband of Ivy Brown, of South Hayling, Hampshire. He was 39 years old at the time of his loss.




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Memorials

Southsea National Naval War Memorial

Panel 58, Column 1






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)