-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 Able Seaman William Raymond Court courtesy of his niece Avril Smith, July 2010
Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Able Seaman
Service Number: P/JX 141945
Date Joined Hood: Unknown
Biographical Information: Bill, as he was known, was born on 08 October 1918 in Manchester, Lancashire to Charles and Alice Court. The family later lived in Wythenshawe, Lancashire. He was 22 years old at the time of his loss. We have no additional information.

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Memorial Information
Portsmouth Naval Memorial, Panel 47, 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
‘Register of Deaths of Naval Ratings’ (data extracted by Director of Naval Personnel (Disclosure Cell), Navy Command HQ, 2009)
His niece, Avril Smith (photo, July 2010)