-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
GEOFFREY GORDON COOPER

Photo of Able Seaman Geoffrey Gordon Cooper, courtesy of Carol Howarth, March 2004

Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Able Seaman
Service Number: P/JX 143419
Date Joined Hood: Unknown
Biographical Information: Geoffrey was born on 22 December 1919 to Fred and Laura Cooper of 1 Cleaver Street, Burnley, Lancashire.

Geoffrey was a keen sportsman and won cups for boxing and swimming. He was 21 years old at the time of his loss. We have no additional information.

If you have any additional details, please contact us.



Memorial Information
Portsmouth Naval Memorial, Panel 47, Column 3 (click to view panel)
Also memorialised at
Hood Chapel, Church of St John the Baptist, Boldre, Hampshire
Additional Photographs
Memorial card for Geoffrey G Cooper
Above & Below- A memorial card for Geoffrey
Memorial card for Geoffrey G Cooper
Sources
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Carol Howarth (photo & information, March 2004)
Ian Brown (information, November 2014)
‘Register of Deaths of Naval Ratings’ (data extracted by Director of Naval Personnel (Disclosure Cell), Navy Command HQ, 2009)