-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
John Walton

Photo of Leading Seaman John Walton, courtesy of Gary Moore, 2001
Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Leading Seaman
Service Number: P/SSX 18845
Date Joined Hood: Unknown
Biographical Information: John was born on 06 February 1918 to John and Edith Walton, of Bilston, Staffordshire. He was serving as an Acting Leading Seaman and was 23 years old at the time of his loss. We have no additional information.

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Memorial Information
Portsmouth Naval Memorial, Panel 47, 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
Gary Moore (photo, 2001)
'Register of Deaths of Naval Ratings' (data extracted by Director of Naval Personnel (Disclosure Cell), Navy Command HQ