-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 14-Mar-2010

We will remember them
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In Remembrance of
JAMES DUNCAN HANNAY

Photo of Stoker 2nd Class James Duncan Hannay, courtesy of his nephew, David Hannay, Sept 2007

Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Stoker 2nd Class
Service Number: P/KX 116940
Date Joined Hood: Unknown
Biographical Information: James was born on 15 November 1916, the youngest boy out of seven children born to Patrick and Betsy Hannay of Dundee, Angus, Scotland. Prior to being called up for service in later 1940, he had worked as a riveter at Caledon Shipyard. He has also worked for some time in the fishing village of Plockton. James 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 56, 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
Mary Mochan (information, February 2004)
His nephew, David Hannay (photo & information, Sept 2007)
‘Register of Deaths of Naval Ratings’ (data extracted by Director of Naval Personnel (Disclosure Cell), Navy Command HQ, 2009