-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 01-May-2018

We will remember them
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In Remembrance of
Charles Valentine Robins

Photo of Yeoman of Signals Charles Valentine Robins, courtesy of David Robichaud, 2000
Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Yeoman of Signals
Service Number: P/JX 142381
Date Joined Hood: Unknown
Biographical Information: Charles was born on 20 January 1919 in Rotherfield, Sussex to Mr and Mrs William Robins. The family later lived in Battle, Sussex. He is known to have add a brother named Cyril (who died in military service in Italy in May 1944). He was 22 years old at the time of his loss. We have no additional information.

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Memorial Information
Portsmouth Naval Memorial, Panel 52, Column 1 (click to view panel)
Also memorialised at
Battle Cemetery (click to view headstone)
Hood Chapel, Church of St John the Baptist, Boldre, Hampshire
Additional Photographs
None at this time.
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
David Robichaud (photo, 2000)
Margaret-Anne Robins (information, December 2011)
Philip Baldock (photo, March 2018)
'Register of Deaths of Naval Ratings' (data extracted by Director of Naval Personnel (Disclosure Cell), Navy Command HQ