-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
Cecil Henry Crouch

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Date of birth: 19th April 1909
Place of birth: Stockbridge, Hampshire, England
Parents: William and Daisy Crouch
Wife: Eva Crouch
Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Regulating Petty Officer
Service Number: P/M 40093
Joined Hood:
Left Hood: 24th May 1941 (loss of ship)

Biographical Information:

Cecil was born on 19th April 1909 in Stockbridge, Hampshire to William and Daisy Crouch. He was the husband of Eva Crouch, of Fareham, Hampshire. He was 32 years old at the time of his loss.

Additional Photos

Cecil in the uniform of a Leading Seaman (probably early 1935)


Southsea National Naval War Memorial

Panel 58, 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 niece, June Roche (photos, November 2004