-H.M.S. Hood Crew Information-
H.M.S. Crew List

It is estimated that as many as 18,000 men served aboard the 'Mighty Hood' during the operational portion of her 21 year career. Unfortunately, there is no surviving official single listing of ALL men who served in her. Here you will find our attempt at creating such a listing. We are using the few, fragmentary crew lists known to exist, Navy Lists, various official reports, public records, and most importantly of all, inputs from the families of former crew.

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John Henry Dacres Cunningham

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Date of birth: 13th April 1885
Place of birth: Demerara, British Guiana
Parents: Henry and Elizabeth Cunningham
Wife: Dorothy May Hannay
Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Commnder
Joined Hood: 13th December 1919 (Commander)
Left Hood: 19th April 1921 (Commnder)

Biographical Information: No further biographical information is held.

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Commonwealth War Graves Commission
'Register of Deaths of Naval Ratings' (data extracted by Director of Naval Personnel (Disclosure Cell), Navy Command HQ, 2009)
Service Record: ADM196/49, 91, 126, 145 ( (Ancestry)