-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
Robert Christian d Abry de l Arves

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Date of birth: 11th May 1922
Place of birth: Haute Savote, France
Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Able Seaman
Service Number: P/JX 22578
Joined Hood:
Left Hood: 24th May 1941 (loss of ship)

Biographical Information:

1941 French flagRobert was a Frenchman who served in the Royal Navy under the alias of "Robert Christian Harrison." He was born on 11 May 1922 in Avirey, Haute Savote, France. He was 19 years old at the time of his loss.

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Southsea National Naval War Memorial

Panel 47, Column 3

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)
"Caspack" Paper N. 3927, dated 1942, "French Ratings Lost in H.M.S. Hood and HMS Branlebas" (Don Kindell