-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 11-Mar-2010

We will remember them
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In Remembrance of
GEORGE JACK

Photo of Ordinary Seaman George Jack, courtesy of Mary Mochan, February 2004
Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Ordinary Seaman
Service Number: P/JX 159142
Date Joined Hood: 1940
Biographical Information: 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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Memorial Information
Portsmouth Naval Memorial, Panel 50, 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.
Sources
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)