-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
Leslie Lewis Cox

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Date of birth: 11th September 1912
Place of birth: Cleethorpes, Lincolnshire, England
Parents: Joseph and Lily Cox
Wife: Edna Cox
Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Ordinary Coder
Service Number: P/JX 251510
Joined Hood:
Left Hood: 24th May 1941 (loss of ship)

Biographical Information:

Leslie was born on 11th September 1912 in Cleethorpes, Lincolnshire to Joseph and Lily Cox. He was the husband of Edna Cox, of Cleethorpes. He was 28 years old at the time of his loss.

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Southsea National Naval War Memorial

Panel 53, 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)
His cousin, Mrs Beryl Duffy (photo, 2001)