-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 12-Feb-2017

We will remember them
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In Remembrance of
George David Spinner

Photo of Stoker 1st Class George David Spinner, courtest of his niece, Lucinda J Roddam (February 2007)

Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Stoker 1st Class
Service Number: P/KX 92570
Date Joined Hood: Unknown
Biographical Information: George was born on 18 August 1919 in Portsmouth, Hampshire. He was one of ten children born to James and Emily Spinner, of 61 Mill Road, Deal, Kent. His siblings were Ivy, Celia, Jim, Edie, Henry (known as Harry), Mary, Ann, Bill and John. His brother Harry, an RAF bomber gunner, also died during the Second World War..

George attended The Royal Hospital School, Holbrook from January 1931 to March 1934. He entered the Navy and was trained at RNC. Greenwich. He was 21 years old at the time of his loss. We have no additional information.

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Memorial Information
Portsmouth Naval Memorial, Panel 55, Column 3 (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
Monty Callow, Alumni Relations Officer, The Royal Hospital School (information, November 2016)
George's niece, Lucinda J Roddam (photo & information, February 2007)
'Register of Deaths of Naval Ratings' (data extracted by Director of Naval Personnel (Disclosure Cell), Navy Command HQ