-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
George David Cole

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Date of birth: 7th November 1919
Place of birth: Thistleton, Rutland, England
Service: Royal Marines
Rank: Marine
Service Number: PO/X 100756
Joined Hood:
Left Hood: 24th May 1941 (loss of ship)

Biographical Information:

George was born on 7th November 1919 in Thistleton, Rutland. His family later lived in Straglethorpe, Nottinghamshire. He was 21 years old at the time of his loss.

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Southsea National Naval War Memorial

Panel 58, 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)
Craig Hopkinson (photo, June 2016)