-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
Curzon Sowerby

Photo of Writer Curzon Sowerby, courtesy of Bee Kenchington, January 2004
Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Writer
Service Number: P/MX 65921
Date Joined Hood: Unknown
Biographical Information: Curzon was born on 22 December 1915 in South Shields, County Durham to Curzon and Frances Sowerby. The family later lived in Orpington, Kent. Education: B.Sc.(London). He was 25 years old at the time of his loss. We have no additional information.

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Memorial Information
Portsmouth Naval Memorial, Panel 57, Column 2 (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
Bee Kenchington (photo, January 2004)
'Register of Deaths of Naval Ratings' (data extracted by Director of Naval Personnel (Disclosure Cell), Navy Command HQ