-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 11-May-2015

We will remember them

In Remembrance of
EDWIN HERBERT CHATFIELD

Photo of Able Seaman Edwin Herbert Chatfield, courtesy of Mary Mckeown, April 2015
Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Able Seaman
Service Number: P/J 114218
Date Joined Hood: Unknown
Biographical Information: Edwin was born on 13 February 1910 in Portsmouth, Hampshire. He was the youngest son of Mr A. Chatfield. Prior to serving in Hood, he served in Palestine (where he was awarded the Empire Gallantry Medal), Dunkirk and Narvik. He and his wife had two children and lived at 98 Pretoria Rd, Southsea. He was 31 years old at the time of his loss. We have no additional information.

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Memorial Information
Portsmouth Naval Memorial, Panel 47, 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
Mary Mckeown (photo & information derived from the "Evening News", 12 June 1941)
‘Register of Deaths of Naval Ratings’ (data extracted by Director of Naval Personnel (Disclosure Cell), Navy Command HQ, 2009)