In Remembrance of
ALBERT SIDNEY BURNS
Date Joined Hood:
Albert was born on 31 December 1922 in Portsmouth, Hampshire to parents Sidney and Ethel Burns. The family later lived in Brockhurst, Hampshire. He attended The Royal Hospital School, Holbrook from September 1934 to May 1938. He was 18 years old at the time of his loss. We have no additional information.
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Portsmouth Naval Memorial, Panel 47, Column 2 (click to view panel)
Also memorialised at
Hood Chapel, Church of St John the Baptist, Boldre, Hampshire
None at this time.
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Monty Callow, Alumni Relations Officer, The Royal Hospital School (information, November 2016)
‘Register of Deaths of Naval Ratings’ (data extracted by Director of Naval Personnel (Disclosure Cell), Navy Command HQ, 2009)