-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
ARTHUR WILLIAM KEITH

Photo of Royal Marine Arthur William Keith, courtesy of his niece, Christine Golledge, May 2004
Service: Royal Marines
Rank: Marine
Service Number: PO/X 3863
Date Joined Hood: Unknown
Biographical Information: "Buster", as he was known to his family and friends, was born on 02 February 1922 in Wimborne, Doresetshire to Henry and Mary Keith. He was the youngest of six sons. The family later lived in Westmoors, Dorsetshire. He was 19 years old at the time of his loss. We have no additional information.

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Memorial Information
Portsmouth Naval Memorial, Panel 59, Column 1 (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
His niece, Christine Golledge (photo & information, May 2004)
‘Register of Deaths of Naval Ratings’ (data extracted by Director of Naval Personnel (Disclosure Cell), Navy Command HQ, 2009)