In Remembrance of
Date Joined Hood:
George was born on 02 November 1922 to George and Hanna Jack of Dundee, Angus, Scotland. He was educated at St Patrick's R.C. School and employed at Stobswell Works prior to joining the Navy.
George joined the Navy as a Boy Seaman in 1938 at was trained at H.M.S. Caledonia. He subsequently served in H.M.S. Belfast. He transferred to Hood in 1940. His older brother James was lost in the sinking of the Royal Oak. George was 18 years old at the time of his loss. We have no additional information.
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Portsmouth Naval Memorial, Panel 50, Column 3 (click to view panel)
Also memorialised at
Hood Chapel, Church of St John the Baptist, Boldre, Hampshire
None at this time.
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Mary Mochan (photo & information, February 2004)
‘Register of Deaths of Naval Ratings’ (data extracted by Director of Naval Personnel (Disclosure Cell), Navy Command HQ, 2009)