-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 Atkinson

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Date of birth: 23rd June 1913
Place of birth: South Shields, County Durham, England
Parents: Robert & Annie Atkinson
Wife: Marjorie Atkinson
Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Stoker Petty Officer
Service Number: P/KX 83003
Joined Hood:
Left Hood: 24th May 1941 (loss of ship)

Biographical Information:

Robert was born on 23rd June 1916 in South Shields, County Durham to Robert and Annie Atkinson. He was the husband of Marjorie Atkinson. He was serving in Hood as an Acting Stoker Petty Officer (Temporary). He was 28 years old at the time of his loss.

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Southsea National Naval War Memorial

Panel 53, 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)