-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
LEONARD GOULSTINE
(AKA LEONARD BENTON)

No photos of this individual are available
Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Able Seaman
Service Number: P/JX 172598
Date Joined Hood: Unknown
Biographical Information: Leonard was born on 20 February 1917 in Hull, Yorkshire to parents Simon and Jeanette Goulstine. The family later lived in Brighton, Sussex. He served under the alias of "Leonard Benton." He was 24 years old at the time of his loss. We have no additional information.

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Memorial Information
Portsmouth Naval Memorial, Panel 48, Column 1 (click to view panel)
Also memorialised at
Hood Chapel, Church of St John the Baptist, Boldre, Hampshire
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Additional Photographs
None at this time.
Sources
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
ADM 101/565
Addendum to "We Will Remember Them - British Jewish Personnel killed in WW2" by Henry Morris, published 1994 by Association of Jewish Ex-Servicemen and Women of UK (AJEX).
Mr Martin Sugarman, AJEX
‘Register of Deaths of Naval Ratings’ (data extracted by Director of Naval Personnel (Disclosure Cell), Navy Command HQ, 2009)