-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
Chainbar divider

In Remembrance of
GERALD EDWARD COOMBES

No photos of this individual are available
Service: Royal Marines
Rank: Sergeant
Service Number: PO/X 22638
Date Joined Hood: Unknown
Biographical Information: Gerald was born on 09 November 1907 to Mr. and Mrs. S. Coombes, of Petersfield, Hampshire. He was 33 years old at the time of his loss. We have no additional information.

If you have any additional details, please contact us.



Memorial Information
Portsmouth Naval Memorial, Panel 58, Column 2 (click to view panel)
Also memorialised at
Hood Chapel, Church of St John the Baptist, Boldre, Hampshire
Additional Photographs
None at this time.
Sources
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
The National Archives (ADM 159/202/22638)
‘Register of Deaths of Naval Ratings’ (data extracted by Director of Naval Personnel (Disclosure Cell), Navy Command HQ, 2009)