-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
GEOFFREY WALLACE JORDAN

Photo of NAAFI Canteen Assistant Geoffrey Wallace Jordan, courtesy of William Lansdowne, 2001
Service: Navy Army & Air Force Institute (NAAFI)
Rank: Canteen Assistant
Date Joined Hood: Unknown
Biographical Information: Geoff was born on 26 July 1922 to Horace and Florence Jordan, of Deal, Kent. He was a member of Hood's NAAFI canteen staff. He was 18 years old at the time of his loss. We have no additional information.

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Memorial Information
Portsmouth Naval Memorial, Panel 61, Column 2 (click to view panel)
Also memorialised at
Hood Chapel, Church of St John the Baptist, Boldre, Hampshire
Additional Photographs
Photo of NAAFI Canteen Assistant Geoffrey Wallace Jordan, courtesy of Mrs D. Riley, 2001
Above (left to right): Geoff Jordan, Cecil Lansdowne and Jack Ovenden with an unidentified Marine.
Below (left to right): Jack Ovenden, Geoff Jordan & unknown.

Photo of NAAFI Canteen Assistant Geoffrey Wallace Jordan, courtesy of Mrs D. Riley, 2001
Sources
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Mrs D. Riley (photos, March 2001)
‘Register of Deaths of Naval Ratings’ (data extracted by Director of Naval Personnel (Disclosure Cell), Navy Command HQ, 2009)