-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 11-Mar-2010

We will remember them
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In Remembrance of
LEONARD ROY JARVIS

Photo of Able Seaman Leonard Roy Jarvis, courtesy of his brother, Dick Jarvis, 2001
Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Able Seaman
Service Number: P/SSX 27882
Date Joined Hood: Unknown
Biographical Information: Leonard was born on 18 May 1922 in Wigston, Leicester, Leicestershire. He was one of five children born to Ernest and Ada Jarvis. The family later lived in Enderby, Leicestershire. He was aged 19 years at the time of his loss. We have no additional information.

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Memorial Information
Portsmouth Naval Memorial, Panel 48, 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
Leonard's brother, Dick Jarvis (photo, 2001)
His great-newphew, John Pretty (information, November 2007)
‘Register of Deaths of Naval Ratings’ (data extracted by Director of Naval Personnel (Disclosure Cell), Navy Command HQ, 2009)