-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 15-Dec-2014

We will remember them
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In Remembrance of
ARTHUR JAMES CAPSTICK

Photo of Royal Marine Arthur James Capstick, courtesy of Andy Proctor, November 2014
Service: Royal Marines
Rank: Marine
Service Number: PO/X 3816
Date Joined Hood: Unknown
Biographical Information: Arthur was born on 27 November 1921 in Chorlton, Lancashire to Frederick and Margaret Capstick. The family later lived in Ardwick, Manchester. 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 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 Arthur James Capstick, courtesy of Keith Conway, 2001  Photo of Royal Marine Arthur James Capstick, courtesy of Mrs TM Southgate, April 2004
Sources
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Andy Proctor (photo, November 2014)
Keith Conway (photo, 2001)
Mrs TM Southgate (photo, April 2004)
‘Register of Deaths of Naval Ratings’ (data extracted by Director of Naval Personnel (Disclosure Cell), Navy Command HQ, 2009)