-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 10-Jun-2014

We will remember them
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In Remembrance of
CORNELIUS KELLY

Photo of Ordinary Signalman Cornelius Kelly, courtesy of his great-nephew, Philip Kugler, May 2014
Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Ordinary Signalman
Service Number: P/JX 221550
Date Joined Hood: Unknown
Biographical Information: "Connie", as he was known, was born on 01 July 1914 in Blackburn, Lancashire. He is known to have had a brother named William and a sister named Josephine. He was 26 years old at the time of his loss. We have no additional information.

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Memorial Information
Portsmouth Naval Memorial, Panel 52, 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
His great-nephew, Philip Kugler (photo, May 2014)
‘Register of Deaths of Naval Ratings’ (data extracted by Director of Naval Personnel (Disclosure Cell), Navy Command HQ, 2009)