-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
Francis Bertram Coulthurst

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Date of birth: 9th October 1919
Place of birth: Liverpool, Lancashire, England
Parents: Francis and Julia Coulthurst
Wife: Lizzie Coulthurst
Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Stoker 2nd Class
Service Number: P/KX 113300
Joined Hood:
Left Hood: 24th May 1941 (loss of ship)

Biographical Information:

Francis was born on 9th October 1919 in Liverpool, Lancashire to Francis and Julia Coulthurst. He is known to have had an older sister named Mona. He was the husband of Lizzie Coulthurst, of Mitcham, Surrey. He was 21 years old at the time of his loss.

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Southsea National Naval War Memorial

Panel 56, 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)
Aimee-Leigh Rigby (photo & information, July 2014)