-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
GEORGE ROY COPE

No photos of this individual are available
Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Boy 1st Class
Service Number: P/JX 159537
Date Joined Hood: Prior to June 1940
Biographical Information: George was born on 30 June 1923 in Southampton, Hampshire to George and Dorothy Cope. The family later lived in Bitterne, Hampshire. He was 17 years old at the time of his loss. We have no additional information.

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Memorial Information
Portsmouth Naval Memorial, Panel 51, Column 3 (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
ADM 101/565
‘Register of Deaths of Naval Ratings’ (data extracted by Director of Naval Personnel (Disclosure Cell), Navy Command HQ, 2009)