-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
Kenneth James Davies

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Date of birth: 2nd July 1924
Place of birth: Portsmouth, Hampshire, England
Parents: Albert and Gladys Davies
Service:
Rank: Boy Bugler
Service Number: PO/X 4687
Joined Hood:
Left Hood: 24th May 1941 (loss of ship)







Biographical Information:

Kenneth was born on 2nd July 1924 to parents Albert and Gladys Davies. The family lived at 90 Southampton Road, Cosham, Portsmouth, Hampshire. He was 16 years old at the time of his loss.




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None at this time.




Memorials

Southsea National Naval War Memorial

Panel 59, Column 3






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









Sources
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
'Register of Deaths of Naval Ratings' (data extracted by Director of Naval Personnel (Disclosure Cell), Navy Command HQ, 2009)
Mike Smith (information, August 2007)