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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Transcription of the Log of H.M.S. Hood

Wednesday 15th May 1940

From: -
To: -
At: Devonport
Sick: Not recorded
Distance through water: -
Comments: -

05:25 - "Aberdeen" entered harbour
07:00 - "Kingston" entered harbour
08:30 - "Mohawk" and "Kimberly" entered harbour
09:45 - "Flamingo" entered harbour
10:15 - "Auckland" entered harbour
12:15 - "Wakeful" entered harbour
13:20 - "Flamingo" left harbour
16:25 - "Scarborough" left harbour
16:30 - 2nd Starboard Watch Boys granted leave until 2000 hours. Port Watch and 1st starboard barracks working party and 2nd Starboard Watch granted leave until 0700 hours the following morning. Chiefs and petty officers granted leave until 0730 hours the following morning.
16:35 - 1 case discharged to hospital
17:15 - Fire quarters
17:30 - "Imperial" and "Kandahar" entered harbour
21:00 - Rounds