-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 04-Dec-2017

We will remember them
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In Remembrance of

Photo of Stoker 1st Class Albert Francis Hilton, courtesy of his great-nephew Shane Hilton, May 2006
Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Stoker 1st Class
Service Number: P/KX 100451
Date Joined Hood: Unknown
Biographical Information: Albert was born on 17 March 1918 in Brighton, Sussex to Albert and Frances Hilton. Frances Mabel (Wheeler) Hilton. Albert was the eldest of five children: Frank, Ronald, Phyllis (Benson), Doris (Pritchard/Griffith).The family lived in Hove, Sussex. He was 23 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
Albert's great-nephew, Shane Hilton (photo, May 2006)
Janet Griffith (information, November 2017)
‘Register of Deaths of Naval Ratings’ (data extracted by Director of Naval Personnel (Disclosure Cell), Navy Command HQ, 2009