-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 06-Feb-2017

We will remember them
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In Remembrance of
FREDERICK WILLIAM BAILEY

Photo of Royal Marine Frederick William Bailey, courtesy of his great-granddaughter, Demi Blundell, April 2009

Service: Royal Marines
Rank: Marine
Service Number: PO/18832
Date Joined Hood: Unknown
Biographical Information: Frederick was born on 13 July 1901 in Gosport, Hampshire to parents Frederick and Maud Bailey. He attended The Royal Hospital School, Holbrook from May 1913 to September 1915. He signed up for the Royal Marines on 31 August 1915 and joined immediately after leaving shool. He was trained at RMLI, Portsmouth. He was the husband of Vera Bailey and they lived at 29 Vickerman Street, Halifax, West Yorkshire.

Frederick 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 58, Column 3 (click to view panel)
Also memorialised at
Hood Chapel, Church of St John the Baptist, Boldre, HampshireAdditional Photographs
None at this time.
Sources
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
The National Archives (ADM 159/194)
Monty Callow, Alumni Relations Officer, The Royal Hospital School (information, November 2016)
His great-granddaughter, Demi Blundell (photo & information, April 2009)
Gillian Highley (information, January 2011)
‘Register of Deaths of Naval Ratings’ (data extracted by Director of Naval Personnel (Disclosure Cell), Navy Command HQ, 2009)