-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
Henry Matthew Edes

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Date of birth: 27th October 1919
Place of birth: Dawdon, County Durham, England
Parents: Henry and Ethel Edes
Wife: Sarah Edes
Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Able Seaman
Service Number: P/SSX 19031
Joined Hood:
Left Hood: 24th May 1941 (loss of ship)






Biographical Information:

Henry was born on 27th October 1919 in Dawdon, County Durham to Henry and Ethel Edes. He was the husband of Sarah Edes, of Ashington, Northumberland. He was 21 years old at the time of his loss.




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Memorials

Southsea National Naval War Memorial

Panel 47, 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)
His son, Harry Edes (Photo, 2001)