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Memorials to Men Lost in the sinking

We will remember them
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In Remembrance of
Stanislaw Czerny

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Date of birth: 23rd October 1919
Place of birth: Teplikow, Lublin Province, Poland
Service: Polish Navy
Rank: Midshipman
Joined Hood: Unknown
Left Hood: 24th May 1941 (loss of ship)
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Biographical Information:

Stanislaw was born on 23rd October 1919 in Teplikow, Lublin Province, Poland. He was a member of Polish Navy living in exile in the UK. He was 21 years old at the time of his loss.

Additional Photos

Letter about Stanislaw's death

Czerny family memorial, Poland

Passport of Stanislaw Czerny

Hood Chapel, Church of St. John the Baptist, Boldre, Hampshire, England

Photos of the memorial

Commonwealth War Graves Commission
'Register of Deaths of Naval Ratings' (data extracted by Director of Naval Personnel (Disclosure Cell), Navy Command HQ, 2009)
Robert Ostrycharz (Biographical information, 2000)
Stanislaw's nephew, Wlodzimierz Szucki (Photos & in-depth background information, 2001)