-H.M.S. Hood Crew Information-
H.M.S. Hood Crew List
Updated 17-Apr-2010

It is estimated that as many as 9,000 men served aboard the "Mighty Hood" during the operational portion of her 21 year career. Unfortunately, there is no surviving official single listing of ALL men who served in her. Here you will find our attempt at creating such a listing. We are using the few, fragmentary crew lists known to exist, Navy Lists, various official reports, public records, and most importantly of all, inputs from the families of former crew.

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John Eric Glyn Hughes

Date of Birth:

Not known
Place of Birth: Not known
Former Occupation: Not known
Service: Royal Navy
Service No.: J64301 or J64307
Previous Service No.: Not known
Rank in Hood (highest): Able Seaman
Period in Hood: 12 Jan 1935 - 28 Aug 1936
Biographical Information:

John was born on 10 December 1900 at Llaurhos, Conway, Carnarvonshire. He joined the Navy during the First World War, on 15 December 1916. He remained in Naval service through both world wars, and eventually retired on 28 September 1945. Sadly, he passed away in October 1967.