-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 01-Jan-2020

We will remember them
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In Remembrance of

Photo of Chief Engine Room Artificer Reginald Frank Edmiston, courtesy of his great-nephew, Ian Cook, October 2019
Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Chief Engine Room Artificer
Service Number: P/M 33264
Date Joined Hood: Unknown
Biographical Information: Reginald was born on 31 January 1903 in Ventnor, Isle of Wight to parents Samuel and Emma Edmiston. He attended The Royal Hospital School, Holbrook from September 1914 to July 1918. He entered the Navy and was trained at H.M.S. Fisgard. He was the husband of Elsie Edmiston. 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 53, Column 1 (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
His great-nephew, Ian Cook (photo, October 2019)
Monty Callow, Alumni Relations Officer, The Royal Hospital School (information, November 2016)
‘Register of Deaths of Naval Ratings’ (data extracted by Director of Naval Personnel (Disclosure Cell), Navy Command HQ, 2009)