-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 Cottrell

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Date of birth: 20th April 1913
Place of birth: Ryde, Isle of Wight, England
Parents: Albert and Eliza Cottrell
Wife: Louisa Cottrell
Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Ordinary Seaman
Service Number: P/JX 212231
Joined Hood:
Left Hood: 24th May 1941 (loss of ship)






Biographical Information:

Albert was born on 20th April 1913 in Ryde, Isle of Wight to Albert and Eliza Cottrell. He was the husband of Louisa Cottrell, of Ryde. He was 28 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)