-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
Percy Henry Cavell

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Date of birth: 19th February 1919
Place of birth: Market Bosworth, Leicestershire, England
Parents: Frances Cavell
Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Stoker 1st Class
Service Number: P/KX 91330
Joined Hood:
Left Hood: 24th May 1941 (loss of ship)







Biographical Information:

Percy was born on 19th February 1919 in Market Bosworth, Leicestershire to Frances Cavell. The family later lived in Leicester. He was 22 years old at the time of his loss.




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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)
ADM 101/565