-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
Thomas Desmond Cartwright

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Date of birth:
Parents: Major A.L. Cartwright, Durham Light Infantry
Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Captain
Service Number:
Joined Hood:
Left Hood: 24th May 1941 (loss of ship)








Biographical Information:

Thomas was born circa 1909, the only son of Alfred and Helen Cartwright. He came from a military family and was named for his grandfather.




Additional Photographs
None at this time.




Memorials

Southsea National Naval War Memorial

Panel 58, Column 2






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 Christian Edwardes (photo, 2001)
Consuelo Phelan (information, Oct 2016)