-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 25-Feb-2015

We will remember them
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In Remembrance of
Reginald George Waterhouse

Photo of Able Seaman Reginald George Waterhouse, courtesy of Carol Bampton, November 2014

Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Able Seaman
Service Number: P/JX 152397
Date Joined Hood: Unknown
Biographical Information: Reginald was born on 26 November 1921 in Southampton, Hampshire to George and Lucy Waterhouse. The family lived in Bitterne, Southampton. He had two brothers, Norman and Eric.

Reginald joined the Navy sometime in 1937 and was trained at H.M.S. St Vincent. He was 19 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
Hollybrook Cemetery, Southampton
Hood Chapel, Church of St John the Baptist, Boldre, Hampshire
Additional Photographs
None at this time.
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Carol Bampton (photo & information, November 2014)
Peter Hawtin (photo, November 2014)
'Register of Deaths of Naval Ratings' (data extracted by Director of Naval Personnel (Disclosure Cell), Navy Command HQ