-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
Robert Knox Brown

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Date of birth: 26th March 1908
Place of birth: Sunderland, County Durham, England
Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Stoker Petty Officer
Service Number: P/KX 78189
Joined Hood:
Left Hood: 24th May 1941 (loss of ship)








Biographical Information:

Robert was born on 26th March 1908 in Sunderland, County Durham. He was serving as a Temporary Stoker Petty Officer (Acting) and was 33 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 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)
Mr Andrew Brown (photo, 2000)