-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
DANIEL ARTHUR BASIL CAREY

Photo of Leading Supply Assistant Daniel Arthur Basil Carey, courtesy of his sister, Joan Gilson, 2001
Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Leading Supply Assistant
Service Number: P/MX 63625
Date Joined Hood: Unknown
Biographical Information: Daniel was born 27 October 1919 in Bedwellty, Monmouthshire, Wales to parents Alfred and Mary Carey. The family later lived in Somerton, Newport, Monmouthshire. His brother, Leslie J. Carey, also died whilst serving (RAF, 1944). He was 21 years old at the time of his loss. We have no additional information.

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Memorial Information
Portsmouth Naval Memorial, Panel 57, Column 2 (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
Daniel's sister, Joan Gilson, and niece, Glenys Roberts (photo & information, June 2001)
‘Register of Deaths of Naval Ratings’ (data extracted by Director of Naval Personnel (Disclosure Cell), Navy Command HQ, 2009)