-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 20-Jul-2016

We will remember them
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In Remembrance of

Photo of Ordinary Seaman Thomas Frederick Nichols, courtesy of Rachel Hassall, May 2016

Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Ordinary Seaman
Service Number: P/JX 201560
Date Joined Hood: Unknown
Biographical Information: Thomas was born on 17 February 1920 at 4 Donnington Park Road, Hampstead. His father was Frederick William Rawl Nichols and Kate Edith Nichols (nee Aldridge).

Thomas attended Sherborne School, Sherborne, Dorset. He later attended Queens College. He graduated from college in 1939. He was 21 years old at the time of his loss. We have no additional information.

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Memorial Information
Portsmouth Naval Memorial, Panel 51, Column 1 (click to view panel)
Also memorialised at
Virginia Water Memorial,
Egham Memorial,
Hood Chapel, Church of St John the Baptist, Boldre, Hampshire
Additional Photographs
None at this time.
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
‘Register of Deaths of Naval Ratings’ (data extracted by Director of Naval Personnel (Disclosure Cell), Navy Command HQ, 2009)
James Choules (information, January 2012)
Rachel Hassall (photo & information, May 2016)