-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-Dec-2017

We will remember them
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In Remembrance of
JOHN HENDERSON

Photo of Signalman John Henderson, courtesy of Irene Gray, July 2017

Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Signalman
Service Number: P/JX 160320
Date Joined Hood: Unknown
Biographical Information: John was born on 06 June 1922 in Wallsend, Northumberland. His family lived at 67 Deneholm, Holy Cross, Willington Quay. John is believed to have joined the Navy in 1939. He was 18 years old at the time of his loss. We have no additional information.

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Memorial Information
Portsmouth Naval Memorial, Panel 52, 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.
Sources
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Irene Gray (photo & information taken from 31st May 1941 "Newcastle Evening Chronicle," July 2017)
‘Register of Deaths of Naval Ratings’ (data extracted by Director of Naval Personnel (Disclosure Cell), Navy Command HQ, 2009