-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
VERNON RICHARD ARTHUR MASON

Photo of Vernon Richard Arthur Mason, courtesy of Michael Mason, 2000
Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Boy 1st Class
Service Number: P/JX 159597
Date Joined Hood: Unknown
Biographical Information: Vernon was born on 17 May 1923 to William and Evelyn Mason, of Malvern, Worcestershire. 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 51, Column 3 (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
Michael Mason (photo, 2000)
'Register of Deaths of Naval Ratings' (data extracted by Director of Naval Personnel (Disclosure Cell), Navy Command HQ