-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
NORMAN BONEHAM

Photo of Royal Marine Norman Boneham, courtesy of Mark Rushworth, May 2008
Service: Royal Marines
Rank: Marine
Service Number: PO/X 4228
Date Joined Hood: Unknown
Biographical Information: Norman born on 04 August 1922 at 10 Stoke Row, Coventry to parents Mr and Mrs J Boneham. He was their third son. The family resided at 91 Shakespeare Street, Coventry. He attended Stoke County School. He 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 58, Column 3 (click to view panel)
Also memorialised at
Hood Chapel, Church of St John the Baptist, Boldre, Hampshire
Additional Photographs
Photo of Royal Marine Norman Boneham, courtesy of his sister, Mrs E. Robinson, January 2007
Above - A photo of Norman. / Below - Norman attending the wedding of shipmate Ronald Gale, March 1941
Photo of Stoker 1st Class Ronald M Gale, courtesy of his brother, Reg Gale, 2012
Sources
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
His sister, Mrs. E. Robinson (photo, January 2007)
Mark Rushworth (photo & information, May 2008)
Trevor Harkin (information, July 2008)
Reg Gale (photo, October 2012)
‘Register of Deaths of Naval Ratings’ (data extracted by Director of Naval Personnel (Disclosure Cell), Navy Command HQ, 2009)