-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 20-May-2007

We will remember them
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In Remembrance of
WILLIAM HENRY HATHERILL

Photo of Royal Marine William Henry Hatherill, courtesy of Mrs TM Southgate, April 2004
Service: Royal Marines
Rank: Marine
Service Number: PLY/21992
Date Joined Hood: Unknown
Biographical Information: William was born 24 June 1904 in Bath, Somerset. He was a member of Hood's Number Four 4" gun crew. William was 36 years old at the time of his loss. We have no additional information.

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Memorial Information
Plymouth Naval Memorial, Panel 59, Column 3 (click to view panel)
Also memorialised at
Hood Chapel, Church of St John the Baptist, Boldre, Hampshire
Additional Photographs
Photo of Royal Marine William Henry Hatherill, courtesy of Mrs V Hatherill, April 2007
Above- A photo of William in flash gear; Below- A photo of William and fellow Marines. He is located in the back row, third from the photographer's left.
Photo of Royal Marine William Henry Hatherill, courtesy of Mrs V Hatherill, April 2007
Sources
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
ADM 104/131 (Public Records Office)
Mrs TM Southgate (helmeted photo, April 2004)
His son's widow, Mrs V Hatherill (Photos, April 2007)