-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
ALEXANDER MALCOLMSON

Photo of Ordinary Seaman Alexander Malcolmson, courtesy of his sister, Anna Cumming, 2001
Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Ordinary Seaman
Service Number: P/JX 224307
Date Joined Hood: Unknown
Biographical Information: Alexander was born on 17 February 1918 to Alexander and Isabella Malcolmson, of Natal Cottage, Quarff, Shetland. He attended school at the Anderson Educational Institute, Lerwick. He later received a Master of Arts from Edinburgh University. He was 23 years old at the time of his loss. We have no additional information.

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Memorial Information
Portsmouth Naval Memorial, Panel 51, Column 1 (click to view panel)
Also memorialised at
Quarff War Memorial
and
Hood Chapel, Church of St John the Baptist, Boldre, Hampshire
Additional Photographs
Photo of Ordinary Seaman Alexander Malcolmson, courtesy of his sister, Anna Cumming, 2001
Sources
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Alexander's sister, Mrs Anna Cumming (photo, 2001)
Mary Mckeown (information derived from the "Abderdeen Journal", September 2013)
'Register of Deaths of Naval Ratings' (data extracted by Director of Naval Personnel (Disclosure Cell), Navy Command HQ