-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 Royal Marine John Cooper, courtesy of Mrs Elsie Cornforth, May 2006
Service: Royal Marines
Rank: Marine
Service Number: PO/X 3432
Date Joined Hood: Unknown
Biographical Information: John was born on 30 June 1921 in Doncaster, Yorkshire. He was the middle of three children born to his parents. His older brother was James and his younger brother was Stanley. We have no additional information.

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Memorial Information
Portsmouth Naval Memorial, Panel 58, Column 3 (click to view panel)
Also memorialised at
Hood Chapel, Church of St John the Baptist, Boldre, Hampshire
Additional Photographs
None at this time.
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Mrs Elsie Cornforth (Photo, May 2006)
His nephew, John Cooper (Nov 2006)
‘Register of Deaths of Naval Ratings’ (data extracted by Director of Naval Personnel (Disclosure Cell), Navy Command HQ, 2009)