In Remembrance of
WALTER ROBERT BARRIE
Date Joined Hood:
Walter was born on 22 September 1922 In Portsmouth, Hampshire to Robert and Mary Barrie. The family later lived in Cosham, Hampshire. He attended The Royal Hospital School, Holbrook from May 1935 to February 1938. He entered the Navy and was trained at H.M.S. St Vincent.
He was 18 years old at the time of his loss. We have no additional information.
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Portsmouth Naval Memorial, Panel 47, Column 1 (click to view panel)
Also memorialised at
Hood Chapel, Church of St John the Baptist, Boldre, Hampshire
None at this time.
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Monty Callow, Alumni Relations Officer, The Royal Hospital School (information, November 2016)
‘Register of Deaths of Naval Ratings’ (data extracted by Director of Naval Personnel (Disclosure Cell), Navy Command HQ, 2009)