-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 11-Jun-2014

We will remember them
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In Remembrance of
PERCY WILLIAM FAIRLIE

Photo of Stoker 1st Class Percy William Fairlie, courtesy of his brother, ST Fairlie and Duncan MacDonald-Heaney, January 2007
Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Stoker 1st Class
Service Number: P/KX 100500
Date Joined Hood: Unknown
Biographical Information: Percy was born on 30 October 1920 in Deptford, London to Percy and Catherine Fairlie. The family later lived in Greenwich, London. He is known to have had a twin sister, Margaret (known as Eileen) and a younger brother named Sid. He was 20 years old at the time of his loss. We have no additional information.

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Memorial Information
Portsmouth Naval Memorial, Panel 55, 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.
Sources
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Percy's brother, ST Fairlie, Tony Green & Duncan MacDonald-Heaney (photo, January 2007)
Lee Kearley (information, June 2014)
‘Register of Deaths of Naval Ratings’ (data extracted by Director of Naval Personnel (Disclosure Cell), Navy Command HQ, 2009)