-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 18-Dec-2014

We will remember them
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In Remembrance of

Photo of Able Seaman Albert Frank Webb, courtesy of his great-grandson, David Skedgell, March 2007
Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Able Seaman
Service Number: P/J 89697
Date Joined Hood: Unknown
Biographical Information: Albert was born on 16 May 1902 in Melksham, Wiltshire to parents Albert and Sarah Webb. The family resided in Monkton Farleigh, Nr Bradford on Avon, Wiltshire.

Albert was the husband of Olive Webb. They lived in South Wraxhall, Nr Bradford on Avon, Wiltshire. Together they had three children- Janet (who died at 6 weeks old), Rex and Alan (who was born just 9 days before his father's loss). He was 39 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
South Wraxhall Church,
Hood Chapel, Church of St John the Baptist, Boldre, Hampshire
Additional Photographs
Albert and Olives wedding party
Above- Albert and Olive's wedding day
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
The National Archives (ADM 188/826)
His great-grandson, David Skedgell (Information & photo, March 2006 & March 2007)