-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
David Morgan Evans

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Date of birth: 21st April 1911
Place of birth: Glyn Neath, Glamorgan, Wales
Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Stoker 2nd Class
Service Number: P/KX 108911
Joined Hood:
Left Hood: 24th May 1941 (loss of ship)








Biographical Information:

David was born on 21st April 1911 in Glyn Neath, Glamorgan, Wales. He is later believed to have lived in Pontwalby, Wales. He was known to played rugby union for Glynneath and Neath, and rugby league that he played for Wales and Huddersfield.

David was married. He and his wife had one child, a daughter. He never saw his daughter as she was born on the very day he died.

David was 30 years old at the time of his loss.




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Memorials

Southsea National Naval War Memorial

Panel 56, Column 1






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)
Derek Farrar (information, February 2012)
Tony Baynham (information, November 2007)