-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 06-May-2014

We will remember them
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In Remembrance of

Photo of Ordnance Artificer 3rd Class Herbert George Adrian Bird, courtesy of his son, John Bird, 2001
Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Ordnance Artificer 3rd Class
Service Number: P/MX 50730
Date Joined Hood: Unknown
Biographical Information: Herbert was born on 27 March 1906 in Portsmouth, Hampshire to parents Herbert and Mabel Bird. He was the husband of Muriel Bird, of Westbury, Wiltshire. He was 35 years old at the time of his loss. We have no additional information.

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Memorial Information
Portsmouth Naval Memorial, Panel 56, Column 3 (click to view panel)
Also memorialised at
H.M.S. Excellent
Hood Chapel, Church of St John the Baptist, Boldre, Hampshire
Additional Photographs
None at this time.
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Herbert's son, John Bird (photo, 2001)
‘Register of Deaths of Naval Ratings’ (data extracted by Director of Naval Personnel (Disclosure Cell), Navy Command HQ, 2009)