-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 16-May-2017

We will remember them
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In Remembrance of
EDWARD PERCIVAL SEALY LEWIS

Photo of Lieutenant Edward Percival Sealy Lewis, courtesy of Cameron Low, October 2004

Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Lieutenant
Date Joined Hood: 23 May 1939
Biographical Information: "Teddy", as he was known to his family, was from Scotland. He is known to have been trained aboard H.M.S. Conway from 1923-1925. He served aboard B Class destroyer H.M.S. Keith from 1938 to 1939. He was posted to Hood immediately thereafter.

He married Sheila Dunlop on 18 January 1941 in Greenock. He was 30 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 2 (click to view panel)
Also memorialised at
Conway Chapel, Birkenhead Priory
and
Hood Chapel, Church of St John the Baptist, Boldre, Hampshire
Additional Photographs
Photo of Lieutenant Edward Percival Sealy Lewis, courtesy of Cameron Low, October 2004
Above- Edward as a Midshipman
Sources
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
ADM 101/506
His godson, Paul Adamson (information, January 2017)
Cameron Low (photos & information, October 2004)
Geoffrey Haskings (information, September 2007)