-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
ALBERT ARTHUR BRANDON

Photo of Ordinary Telegraphist Albert Arthur Brandon courtesy of Terry & Norma Elliott, Sept 2005
Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Ordinary Telegraphist
Service Number: P/SSX 33934
Date Joined Hood: Unknown
Biographical Information: Albert was born on 06 February 1922 to parents Walter and Elizabeth Brandon, of Edinburgh, Scotland. He was a rubber mill worker before joining the Royal Navy in August 1940. He was assigned to H.M.S. Victory from August 1940 to 21 April 1941. He was then posted to H.M.S. Hood. He was 19 years old at the time of his loss. We have no additional information.

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Memorial Information
Portsmouth Naval Memorial, Panel 52, 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
His nephew & niece, Terry & Norma Elliott (photo & information, Sept 2005)
‘Register of Deaths of Naval Ratings’ (data extracted by Director of Naval Personnel (Disclosure Cell), Navy Command HQ, 2009)