-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
Leslie Fisher

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Date of birth: 25th August 1911
Place of birth: Burton-on-Trent, Staffordshire, England
Parents: Frank and Lily Fisher
Wife: Gertrude Fisher
Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Blacksmith 3rd Class
Service Number: P/MX 55781
Joined Hood:
Left Hood: 24th May 1941 (loss of ship)

Biographical Information:

Leslie was born on 25th August 1911 in Burton-on-Trent, Staffordshire to Frank and Lily Fisher. He was the husband of Gertrude Fisher, of Burton-on-Trent. Prior to joining the Navy in 1937, he worked as a hairdresser. He was 29 years old at the time of his loss.

Additional Photos

Leslie and shipmates aboard Hood

Leslie and shipmates aboard Hood

A letter home

A letter home


Southsea National Naval War Memorial

Panel 56, Column 3

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)
Mr Keith Brealey (photo & information, March 2004)
H.B. Waltho (photos & information, April 2004)