-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
Walter Donaghy

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Date of birth: 18th August 1922
Place of birth: Barrow-in-Furness, Lancashire, England
Parents: Walter and Agnes Donaghy
Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Able Seaman
Service Number: P/JX 159517
Joined Hood:
Left Hood: 24th May 1941 (loss of ship)

Biographical Information:

Walter was born on 18th August 1922 to Walter and Agnes Donaghy, of Barrow-in-Furness, Lancashire. He was 18 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)
Catherine Smith (photo, December 2002)