-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 16-May-2017

We will remember them
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In Remembrance of
William Frederick Prideaux Walter

Photo of Warrant Engineer William Frederick Prideaux Walter, courtesy of JA "George" Forster, March 2009
Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Warrant Engineer
Date Joined Hood: 12 September 1938
Biographical Information: "Buttons", as he was known to his family, was the husband of Muriel Walter, of Bognor Regis, Sussex. He was the son of Mr and Mrs Frederick Walter. He was 33 years old at the time of his loss. We have no additional information.

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Memorial Information
Portsmouth Naval Memorial, Panel 46, 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.
Sources
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Buttons' nephew, Alex Wiffen (information, April 2003)
JA "George" Forster (photo, March 2009)