-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
Albert Edward Cole

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Date of birth: 14th January 1923
Place of birth: Stamford, Lincolnshire, England
Parents: George and Frances Cole
Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Ordinary Seaman
Service Number: P/JX 162181
Joined Hood:
Left Hood: 24th May 1941 (loss of ship)







Biographical Information:

Albert was born on 14th January 1923 to George and Frances Cole, of Stamford, Lincolnshire. He was 18 years old at the time of his loss.




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Memorials

Southsea National Naval War Memorial

Panel 50, 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)
His nephew, Tony Grant (photo, March 2004)