-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

Photo of Wireman John Frederick Cox, courtesy of
Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Wireman
Service Number: P/MX 68619
Date Joined Hood: Unknown
Biographical Information: "Jack" as he was known, was born on 15 October 1917 in Wimbeldon, Surrey to Robert and Ruth Cox. The family later lived in Hendon, Middlesex. He had a sister named Peggy. He was 23 years old at the time of his loss. We have no additional information.

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Memorial Information
Portsmouth Naval Memorial, Panel 57, 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.
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
‘Register of Deaths of Naval Ratings’ (data extracted by Director of Naval Personnel (Disclosure Cell), Navy Command HQ, 2009)