-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
ALFRED ARTHUR BOCUTT

No photos of this individual are available

Service: Royal Marines
Rank: Marine
Service Number: PO/21632
Date Joined Hood: Unknown
Biographical Information: Alfred was born on 19 April 1903 to parents Alfred and Jessie Bocutt in Trinity, Dover. The family lived on Longfield Rd, Dover. He attended The Royal Hospital School, Holbrook from May 1935 to March 1918. He joined the Royal Marines on 07 June 1920 and was trained at RMLI, Portsmouth. He was the husband of Dorothy Bocutt. The lived with their daughter in Taunton, Somerset.

Alfred is known to have served aboard Hood for approximately 4 years. He was 38 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, Hampshire
Additional Photographs
None at this time.
Sources
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Mary Mckeown (information derived from the "Dover Express", September 2013)
Monty Callow, Alumni Relations Officer, The Royal Hospital School (information, November 2016)
The National Archives (ADM 159/199)
‘Register of Deaths of Naval Ratings’ (data extracted by Director of Naval Personnel (Disclosure Cell), Navy Command HQ, 2009)