-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
JOHN COULSON

Photo of Royal Marine Band Musician John Coulson, courtesy of his nephew, Walter Coulson, 2001
Service: Royal Marine Band
Rank: Musician
Service Number: RMB/X 60
Date Joined Hood: Unknown
Biographical Information: John was born on 21 January 1911 to John and Minnie Coulson, of York, Yorkshire. His action station at the time of his loss was the 15" Transmitting Station. He was 30 years old at the time of his loss. We have no additional information.

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Memorial Information
Portsmouth Naval Memorial, Panel 59, 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
John's nephew, Walter Coulson (photos, 2001)
‘Register of Deaths of Naval Ratings’ (data extracted by Director of Naval Personnel (Disclosure Cell), Navy Command HQ, 2009)