-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 04-Jan-2013

We will remember them
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In Remembrance of
HAROLD HARLAN JONES

Photo of Able Seaman Harold Harlan Jones, courtesy of Mrs Peggy Jones, 2001
Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Able Seaman
Service Number: P/SSX 22862
Date Joined Hood: Possibly 1938
Biographical Information: Harold was born on 20 November 1920 in Bangor, Caernarvonshore, Wales to Renig and Elizabeth Jones. The family later lived in Menai Bridge, Anglesey. He had four siblings, Willie, Peggy, Doris and Eddie (who also died during the war). He was 20 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 2 (click to view panel)
Also memorialised at
War Memorial at St. Tysilio's Church, Church Island, Menai Bridge, Anglesey
and
Hood Chapel, Church of St John the Baptist, Boldre, Hampshire
Additional Photographs
Photo of Harold Harlan Jones, courtesy of Renig Jones, December 2012
Harold as a young boy. He is wearing a cap which says H.M.S. HOOD
Sources
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Mrs Peggy Jones (photo, 2001)
Renig Jones (photo & information, December 2012)
Arthur Harris (photo, October 2012)
‘Register of Deaths of Naval Ratings’ (data extracted by Director of Naval Personnel (Disclosure Cell), Navy Command HQ, 2009)