-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 18-Dec-2014

We will remember them
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In Remembrance of

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Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Able Seaman
Service Number: P/J 97707
Date Joined Hood: Unknown
Biographical Information: John was born on 21 June 1903 in Sandiacre, Derbyshire. He was the second of four children born to Henry and Minnie Cruttenden. His siblings were Dorothy, Bernard and Lily. The family lived at 47 Station Road, Sandiacre (they moved to Stapleford, Nottinghamshire sometime after John's death). He was 38 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)
The National Archives (ADM 188/842)
Linda Rowland (information, January 2013)