In Remembrance of
Date Joined Hood:
Andre was a Frenchman who served in the Royal Navy under the alias of "Andrew Nicholson." He was born on 04 May 1914, Paris 17, Seine, France. He was 27 years old at the time of his loss. We have no additional information.
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Portsmouth Naval Memorial, Panel 52, Column 1 (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
(listed as "Nicholson, A")
"Caspack" Paper N. 3927, dated 1942, "French Ratings Lost in H.M.S. Hood and HMS Branlebas"
Royal Navy correspondence (birthdate and home of record, May 2007)
Mr Don Kindell