-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
Robert George Ashley

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Date of birth: 4th November 1920
Place of birth: Burslem, Staffordshire, England
Parents: Rev. Sidney Browne Ashley FRGS & Minnie Ashley
Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Able Seaman
Service Number: P/JX 173851
Joined Hood:
Left Hood: 24th May 1941 (loss of ship)

Biographical Information:

Robert was born on 4th November 1920 in Burslem, Staffordshire to Reverend Sidney Ashley, FRGS, and Minnie Ashley. The family actually lived in Willenhall, Staffordshire. He was 20 years old at the time of his loss.

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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)