-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
ERNEST JOHN HOPE

Photo of Leading Stoker Ernest John Hope, courtesy of Tony Sumner, 2011
Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Leading Stoker
Service Number: P/K 58984
Date Joined Hood: Unknown
Biographical Information: Ernie, as he was known, was born on 24 February 1902 in Winchfield, Hampshire to Albert and Emily Hope. He was the husband of Gwendoline Hope, of Eversley, Hampshire. He was 39 years old at the time of his loss. We have no additional information.

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Memorial Information
Portsmouth Naval Memorial, Panel 54, Column 2 (click to view panel)
Also memorialised at
Hood Chapel, Church of St John the Baptist, Boldre, Hampshire
Additional Photographs
Photo of Leading Stoker Ernest John Hope, courtesy of Tony Sumner, 2011
Photo of Ernie and Gwen
Sources
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
‘Register of Deaths of Naval Ratings’ (data extracted by Director of Naval Personnel (Disclosure Cell), Navy Command HQ, 2009
Tony Sumner (photos & information, February 2011)