-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 Harold Percy Browne

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Date of birth:
Place of birth: St. Pancras, London, England
Parents: Thomas Browne, Archdeacon of Ipswich, and Ellen Browne
Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Lieutenant (S)
Service Number: N/A
Joined Hood:
Left Hood: 24th May 1941 (loss of ship)

Biographical Information:

Robert was the son of Thomas Browne, Archdeacon of Ipswich, and Ellen Browne, of Elmsett Rectory, Suffolk. He attended Framlingham College, Suffolk from 1931- 1935. He was known to be a distinguished sportsman and very keen member of the college. He was on the signals staff. He was 23 years old at the time of his loss.

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Southsea National Naval War Memorial

Panel 45, 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)
Perry Trevers (Information, December 2010)