-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
Donald Ogilvie Eltis

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Date of birth: 21st December 1922
Place of birth: Calcutta, India
Parents: James and Ellen Eltis
Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Ordinary Seaman
Service Number: P/JX 159513
Joined Hood:
Left Hood: 24th May 1941 (loss of ship)







Biographical Information:

Donald was born on 21st December 1922 in Calcutta, India to James and Ellen Eltis. The family later lived in Sale, Cheshire. He was 18 years old at the time of his loss.




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Memorials

Southsea National Naval War Memorial

Panel 50, 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)