-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 HENRY CHOWNEY

No photos of this individual are available
Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Chief Petty Officer
Service Number: P/JX 152636
Date Joined Hood: Unknown
Biographical Information: William was born on 25 December 1896 in Woking, Surrey to parents John and Elizabeth Chowney. The family later lived in Aldershot, Hampshire. He was 44 years old at the time of his loss. We have no additional information.

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Memorial Information
Portsmouth Naval Memorial, Panel 46, 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
The National Archives (ADM 188/685)