-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
Norman Armstrong

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Date of birth: 5th July 1922
Place of birth: Usworth, County Durham, England
Parents: Robert & Charlotte Armstrong
Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Able Seaman
Service Number: P/JX 158626
Joined Hood:
Left Hood: 24th May 1941 (loss of ship)

Biographical Information:

Norman was born on 5th July 1922 in Usworth, Co Durham to Robert and Charlotte Armstrong, of Washington, County Durham. He was trained at H.M.S. Caledonia after entering the Navy. He was 18 years old at the time of his loss.

Additional Photos


Southsea National Naval War Memorial

Panel 47, 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 Tinney (Photos, February 2017)