-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-Dec-2017

We will remember them
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In Remembrance of

Photo of Stoker Petty Officer John George Elliott courtesy of Irene Gray, November 2017
Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Stoker Petty Officer
Service Number: P/KX 77235
Date Joined Hood: Circa 1940
Biographical Information: John was born on 24 July 1905 in Jarrow, County Durham. He was the husband of Hilda Elliott, of 20 Simonside View, Primrose, Jarrow. He joined the Navy circa 1931 and had served in submarines. He joined Hood roughly a year before her loss. He was 35 years old at the time of his loss. We have no additional information.

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Memorial Information
Portsmouth Naval Memorial, Panel 54, 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
Irene Gray (photo & information taken from 31st May 1941 "Newcastle Evening Chronicle," July 2017)
‘Register of Deaths of Naval Ratings’ (data extracted by Director of Naval Personnel (Disclosure Cell), Navy Command HQ, 2009)