-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
ALFRED NICHOLAS LE NOURY

Photo of Able Seaman Alfred Nicholas Le Noury, courtesy of his nephew, David Le Prevost, August 2012

Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Able Seaman
Service Number: P/SSX 30157
Date Joined Hood: Late 1939/Early 1940
Biographical Information: Alfred was born on 14 April 1921 in Guernsey, Channel Islands to Nicholas and Adale Le Noury. He had three siblings, Edna, Elsie and Raymond. The entire family with the exception of Edna evacuated Guernsey in 1940. They lived in Halifax, West Yorkshire for the duration of the war

Alfred joined the Navy when he was 18. He is known to have served at H.M.S. Victory for training. He is believed to have joined Hood in 1939 or 1940. 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
Guernsey War Memorial
and
Hood Chapel, Church of St John the Baptist, Boldre, Hampshire
Additional Photographs
None at this time.
Sources
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
His nephew, David Le Prevost (photo & information, August 2012)
‘Register of Deaths of Naval Ratings’ (data extracted by Director of Naval Personnel (Disclosure Cell), Navy Command HQ, 2009