-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 08-May-2014

We will remember them
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In Remembrance of
JAMES EDWARD GLEDHILL

Photo of Royal Marine James Edward Gledhill, courtest of Carol Kanthan, June 2010
Service: Royal Marines
Rank: Corporal
Service Number: PO/X 1814
Date Joined Hood: Unknown
Biographical Information: James was born on 28 February 1918 in Keighley, Yorkshire to John and Blanche Gledhill. He was 23 years old at the time of his loss. We have no additional information.

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Memorial Information
Portsmouth Naval Memorial, Panel 58, 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
‘Register of Deaths of Naval Ratings’ (data extracted by Director of Naval Personnel (Disclosure Cell), Navy Command HQ, 2009)
Carol Kanthan (photo, June 2010)