-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
Frederick John Ainsworth

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Date of birth: 17th July 1917
Place of birth: Birmingham, Warwickshire, England
Parents: William & Emily Ainsworth
Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Able Seaman
Service Number: P/JX 234551
Joined Hood:
Left Hood: 24th May 1941 (loss of ship)

Biographical Information:

Frederick was born on 17 January 1917 in Birmingham to William and Emily Ainsworth. He was 24 years old at the time of his loss.

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Southsea National Naval War Memorial

Panel 47, Column 1

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)
Jamie Stokes (photo, May 2017)