-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
Cecil Victor Andrews

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Date of birth: 31st January 1919
Place of birth: Potland, Dorset, England
Parents: George & Gertrude Annie Andrews
Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Ordinary Seaman
Service Number: P/JX 197467
Joined Hood:
Left Hood: 24th May 1941 (loss of ship)

Biographical Information:

Cecil was born on 31st January 1919 in Portland, Doresetshire to George and Gertrude Andrews. He has three older brothers, Arthur, Aubrey and Reginald. Cecil is remembered as having a fine singing voice. He was 22 years old at the time of his loss.

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Southsea National Naval War Memorial

Panel 50, Column 1

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)
Richard Andrews (information, January 2014)