-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-May-2014

We will remember them
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In Remembrance of
PERCY ALFRED BEMBRIDGE

Photo of Ordinary Seaman Percy Alfred Bembridge, courtesy of Damien W. Sullivan, 2001
Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Ordinary Seaman
Service Number: P/JX 161691
Date Joined Hood: Unknown
Biographical Information: Percy was born on 24 April 1923 in Derby South, Derbyshire to parents Douglas and Minnie Bembridge. The family lived in Wilmorton, Derbyshire. He was one of seven children. The others were Douglas, Harold, Peter, Charles, Thomas and Winifred. Percy was 18 years old at the time of his loss. We have no additional information.

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Memorial Information
Portsmouth Naval Memorial, Panel 50, 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.
Sources
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Damien W. Sullivan (photo, 2001)
Jemma Wain (information, November 2011)
‘Register of Deaths of Naval Ratings’ (data extracted by Director of Naval Personnel (Disclosure Cell), Navy Command HQ, 2009)