-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-Dec-2014

We will remember them
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In Remembrance of
Cecil Augustus Bentley Stringer

Photo of Able Seaman Cecil Augustus Bentley Stringer, courtesy of his great niece, Mrs VM Thompson, April 2005
Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Able Seaman
Service Number: P/J 41797
Date Joined Hood: Unknown
Biographical Information: Cecil was born on 24 November 1899 in Birmingham, Warwickshire. He was married in 1932 to Sarah Jane (Cis) Stringer and they lived in Birmingham. is believed to have worked in one of Hood's magazines. He was 41 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 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
Cecil's great niece, Mrs V.M. Thompson (photo & information, April 2005)
Sue O'Grady (information, November 2014)
'Register of Deaths of Naval Ratings' (data extracted by Director of Naval Personnel (Disclosure Cell), Navy Command HQ