-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

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Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Stoker 1st Class
Service Number: P/K 59301
Date Joined Hood: Unknown
Biographical Information: William was born on 08 October 1903 (note- his official service record has this as 1902) in Southampton, Hampshire to Edward and Anne Higginson.

He is known to have served aboard H.M.S. Argus sometime prior to joining Hood. William was 27 years old at the time of his loss. We have no additional information.

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Memorial Information
Portsmouth Naval Memorial, Panel 55, 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

Lynda Nixon (information, July 2019)
Susan Matthews (information, Oct 2007)
‘Register of Deaths of Naval Ratings’ (data extracted by Director of Naval Personnel (Disclosure Cell), Navy Command HQ, 2009