In Remembrance of
Date Joined Hood:
Harry, as he was known, was born on 08 April 1909 in Woolwich, Kent to Thomas and Florance Owen. He was the husband of Phyllis Owen. Together, they had one son, also named Harry, born just under 5 months after the sinking of Hood
. He was 32 years old at the time of his loss. We have no additional information.
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Portsmouth Naval Memorial, Panel 46, Column 2 (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
Dan Miller (photo, March 2006)
His son, Harry Owen (information, February 2011)
‘Register of Deaths of Naval Ratings’ (data extracted by Director of Naval Personnel (Disclosure Cell), Navy Command HQ, 2009)