-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
HENRY MATTHEW EDES

Photo of Able Seaman Henry Matthew Edes, courtesy of his son, Harry Edes, 2001
Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Able Seaman
Service Number: P/SSX 19031
Date Joined Hood: Unknown
Biographical Information: Henry was born on 27 October 1919 in Dawdon, County Durham to Henry and Ethel Edes. He was the husband of Sarah Edes, of Ashington, Northumberland. He was 21 years old at the time of his loss. We have no additional information.

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Memorial Information
Portsmouth Naval Memorial, Panel 47, 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
His son, Harry Edes (Photo, 2001)
‘Register of Deaths of Naval Ratings’ (data extracted by Director of Naval Personnel (Disclosure Cell), Navy Command HQ, 2009)