-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
In Remembrance of
HERBERT ALBERT DAVIS
Service: Royal Marines
Service Number: P0/19475
Date Joined Hood: August 1939
Biographical Information: Herbert was born 11 August 1902 in Alverstoke, Gosport, Hampshire. He became a ward of Mrs. E. Eaton, of Gosport. He attended The Royal Hospital School, Holbrook from June 1914 to July 1916. He joined the Royal Marines as a Boy Bugler in July 1916 and was trained at RMLI Portsmouth. He became a full Marine in 1922.
During his service Herbert served in several shore establishments and around 7 ships to include the Europa, Warspite and Despatch. He was 38 years old at the time of his loss. We have no additional information.
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