-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

Updated 30-Aug-2015

We will remember them
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In Remembrance of

Photo of Stoker 1st Class Robert Betts, courtesy of Delia Arkley, August 2015
Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Stoker 1st Class
Service Number: P/K 64411
Date Joined Hood: Unknown
Biographical Information: Robert was born on 28 March 1905 in Newcastle to parents Edward and Margaret Betts. The family later lived in Birtley, County Durham. He was 36 years old at the time of his loss. We have no additional information.

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Memorial Information
Portsmouth Naval Memorial, Panel 54, Column 3 (click to view panel)
Also memorialised at
Birtley Cenotaph
Hood Chapel, Church of St John the Baptist, Boldre, Hampshire
Additional Photographs
None at this time.
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Delia Arkley (photo, August 2015)
‘Register of Deaths of Naval Ratings’ (data extracted by Director of Naval Personnel (Disclosure Cell), Navy Command HQ, 2009)