-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
ERNEST DRURY

Photo of Ordinary Signalman Ernest Drury, courtesy of Ted Briggs, 2001
Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Ordinary Signalman
Service Number: P/JX 164198
Date Joined Hood: Unknown
Biographical Information: Ernest was born on 08 April 1923 in Runcorn, Cheshire to Sarah Drury. They later lived in Warrington, Lancashire. He was 18 years old at the time of his loss. We have no additional information.

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Memorial Information
Portsmouth Naval Memorial, Panel 52, Column 2 (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
His shipmate, A.E.P. "Ted" Briggs (photo, 2001)
‘Register of Deaths of Naval Ratings’ (data extracted by Director of Naval Personnel (Disclosure Cell), Navy Command HQ, 2009)