-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
CLARENCE VICTOR BRITTON

Photo of Royal Marine Clarence Victor Britton, courtesy of Barry W. Ellbourn, May 2010
Service: Royal Marines
Rank: Marine
Service Number: PO/X 100335
Date Joined Hood: Unknown
Biographical Information: Clarence was born on 12 January 1918 in St Georges, Bristol, Gloucestershire. His service awards include the Atlantic Star, the 1939-1945 Star and the 1939-1945 War medal. He was 23 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 Clarence Victor Britton, courtesy of Barry W. Ellbourn, June 2010   Photo of Royal Marine Clarence Victor Britton, courtesy of Barry W. Ellbourn, June 2010
Sources
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
His greatt-nephew, Barry W. Ellbourn (photo & information, May & June 2010)
‘Register of Deaths of Naval Ratings’ (data extracted by Director of Naval Personnel (Disclosure Cell), Navy Command HQ, 2009)