-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
Cyril Richard De Ste Croix

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Date of birth: 19th March 1917
Place of birth: Southampton, Hampshire, England
Parents: George and Clarice De Ste. Croix
Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Leading Stoker
Service Number: P/KX 86783
Joined Hood:
Left Hood: 24th May 1941 (loss of ship)







Biographical Information:

Cyril was the son of George and Clarice De Ste. Croix, of Eastleigh, Hampshire. He was 24 years old at the time of his loss.




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Memorials

Southsea National Naval War Memorial

Panel 54, Column 2






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)