H.M.S. Reference and Research Materials
Searchable Database of Movements of H.M.S. Hood
Updated 07-Mar-2010

Use this page to search for details of where Hood was on any date or period. Detailed entries from the logs are only available for a certain months - mainly World War 2. Basic details about where the ship was are held for all of Hood's life from 1920 to 1941.

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You searched for the following dates: 1940-04-08 to 1940-04-08

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Monday 8th April 1940 
At: Devonport   

07:30 - Higher gunnery and range party fall in on jetty
11:15 - Hands to payment
12:10 - Exercise air attack
13:15 - Warrant No. 213 read
16:30 - Boys granted leave until 2000 hours. Starboard Watch and 1st Port granted leave until 0700 hours the following morning. Chiefs and Petty Officers granted leave until 0730 hours the following morning.
17:00 - Evening quarters
17:10 - 2nd part Port to fire quarters
22:00 - Rounds
23:45 - Air raid warning €˜yellow'