-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
Leslie Herbert Clarke

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Date of birth: 15th August 1913
Place of birth: Ilminster, Somerset, England
Parents: Arthur and Elsie Clarke
Wife: Daisy Clarke
Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Electrical Artificer 4th Class
Service Number: P/MX 60965
Joined Hood:
Left Hood: 24th May 1941 (loss of ship)






Biographical Information:

Leslie was born on 15th August 1913 in Ilminster, London to Arthur and Elsie Clarke. He was the husband of Daisy Clarke, of Bare, Lancashire. He was 27 years old at the time of his loss.




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None at this time.




Memorials

Southsea National Naval War Memorial

Panel 57, 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)
Leslie's widow, Daisy Moyers (photo & information, January 2001)