-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
Chainbar divider

In Remembrance of
Keith Henry Adams

Photo of
Date of birth: 3rd April 1918
Place of birth: Alverstoke, Hampshire, England
Parents: Walter and Annie Adams
Service: Royal Marines
Rank: Corporal
Service Number: PO/X 2029
Joined Hood:
Left Hood: 24th May 1941 (loss of ship)







Biographical Information:

Keith was born on 3rd April 1918 in Alverstoke, Gosport the son of Walter and Annie Adams. His father worked as a blacksmith. He was 23 years old at the time of his loss.




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)
Jim Sikorski (photo, June 2005)
Baptish records, Christ Church, Gosport (Ancestry)