-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 30-Oct-2014

We will remember them
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In Remembrance of
Robert Murray Sayers

Photo of Ordinary Seaman Robert Murray Sayers, courtesy of his nephew, George Sayers, December 2004
Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Ordinary Seaman
Service Number: P/JX 162380
Date Joined Hood: Unknown
Biographical Information: Robert was born on 10 November 1922 in Cockpen, Midlothian, Scotland to John and Ellen Sayers. The family later lived in Stobhill. Some family members believe him to have been a year and a half younger than officially listed (awaiting proof/verification). He was 18 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
Hood Chapel, Church of St John the Baptist, Boldre, Hampshire
Additional Photographs
None at this time.
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Robert's nephew, George Sayers (photo, December 2004)
Peter Sayers (information, October 2014)
'Register of Deaths of Naval Ratings' (data extracted by Director of Naval Personnel (Disclosure Cell), Navy Command HQ