-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 18-Dec-2014

We will remember them
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In Remembrance of
WILLIAM DENNIS CANTY

Photo of Yeoman of Signals William Dennis Canty, courtesy of his nephew, Dennis Canty, 2001
Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Yeoman of Signals
Service Number: P/J 100264
Date Joined Hood: Unknown
Biographical Information: William was born on 06 October 1905 to parents Edward and Mary Ann Canty of Battersea, London. He was the husband of Connie Canty, father of Denise Canty. He was 35 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 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
William's nephew, Dennis Canty (photo & information, 2001)
The National Archives (ADM 188/847)