-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
WILLIAM ARTHUR CHIVERS

Photo of Engine Room Artificer 3rd Class William Arthur Chivers, courtesy of his nephew, Jack Walker, May 2004
Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Engine Room Artificer 3rd Class
Service Number: P/MX 50843
Date Joined Hood: Unknown
Biographical Information: William was born on 27 September 1911 in Barnsley, Yorkshire to Gilbert and Elsie Chivers. He was the husband of Marion Chivers, of Barnsley. He was 29 years old at the time of his loss. We have no additional information.

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Memorial Information
Portsmouth Naval Memorial, Panel 53, Column 2 (click to view panel)
Also memorialised at
Hood Chapel, Church of St John the Baptist, Boldre, Hampshire
Additional Photographs
Photo of Engine Room Artificer 3rd Class William and Marion Chivers, courtesy of their nephew, Jack Walker, May 2004
Above- William and Marion on their wedding day
Sources
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
His nephew, Jack Walker (photo & information, May 2004)
‘Register of Deaths of Naval Ratings’ (data extracted by Director of Naval Personnel (Disclosure Cell), Navy Command HQ, 2009)