-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-Apr-2019

We will remember them
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In Remembrance of

Photo of Electrical Lieutenant John Martindale Iago, courtesy of his sister, Bee Kenchington, May 2004

Service: Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve
Rank: Electrical Lieutenant
Date Joined Hood: 14 September 1939
Biographical Information: John was the son of George and Beatrice Iago, of Northwood, Middlesex. He was well educated and received a B.Sc., A.C.G.I. He entered the RNVR on active duty on 29 August 1939. He was drafted to Hood the following month.

John was engaged to Dorothy Castle of Beisize Park Gardens NW. He was 25 years old at the time of his loss. You can read more about him in his sister Bee's book, "...And Home There's No Returning". We have no additional information.

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Memorial Information
Portsmouth Naval Memorial, Panel 60, 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
His sister, Bee Kenchington (photo & information, 2001 & May 2004
Hants Telegraph, 6 June 1941 (information, April 2019)