-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
MALCOLM MCCLYMONT DOWDLES

Photo of Able Seaman Malcolm McClymont Dowdles, courtesy of his niece, Catherine Auld, August 2005
Service: Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve
Rank: Able Seaman
Service Number: P/CD/X 2882
Date Joined Hood: Unknown
Biographical Information: Malcolm was born on 17 November 1921 in Pollockshields, Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland to William and Jane Dowdles. He was 19 years old at the time of his loss. We have no additional information.

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Memorial Information
Portsmouth Naval Memorial, Panel 60, 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.
Sources
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
His niece, Catherine Auld (photo, August 2005)
‘Register of Deaths of Naval Ratings’ (data extracted by Director of Naval Personnel (Disclosure Cell), Navy Command HQ, 2009)