-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 08-May-2014

We will remember them
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In Remembrance of

Photo of Surgeon Commander Henry Hurst, courtesy of Hazel Vickery, November 2011

Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Commander Surgeon
Date Joined Hood: 16 August 1940
Biographical Information: Henry was born in Bantry, Co. Cork, Ireland to Thomas and Mary Hurst. He was the husband of Nan Hurst, of Alverstoke, Hampshire. He served as Hood's doctor, L.R.C.P. and S.

Henry was 46 years old at the time of his loss. We have no additional information.

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Memorial Information
Portsmouth Naval Memorial, Panel 45, 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.
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Hazel Vickery (photo & information, November 2011)