-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 08-May-2014

We will remember them
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In Remembrance of

Photo of Able Seaman Charles Arthur Russell, courtesy of Julie Foster, April 2009
Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Able Seaman
Service Number: P/SSX 27427
Date Joined Hood: Unknown
Biographical Information: Charlie, as he was known, was born on 28 December 1920 to Charles and Frances Russell, of Birmingham, Warwickshire. He lived in Mess 15 aboard Hood. He was 20 years old at the time of his loss. We have no additional information.

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Memorial Information
Portsmouth Naval Memorial, Panel 49, Column 2 (click to view panel)
Also memorialised at
Hood Chapel, Church of St John the Baptist, Boldre, Hampshire
Additional Photographs
Photo of Able Seaman Charles Arthur Russell, courtesy of Tony Leaver, November 2009
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Julie Foster (Photo, April 2009)
Tony Leaver (photo & information, November 2009)
'Register of Deaths of Naval Ratings' (data extracted by Director of Naval Personnel (Disclosure Cell), Navy Command HQ