-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 12-Feb-2017

We will remember them
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In Remembrance of
PETER FREDERICK ARTHUR NEAVE

Photo of Able Seaman Peter FA Neave, courtesy of Mr AE French, July 2002
Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Able Seaman
Service Number: P/JX 158397
Date Joined Hood: Unknown
Biographical Information: Peter was born on 30 December 1922, in Battersea, London, Surrey. He entered the Royal Navy as a Boy at age 15. He attended The Royal Hospital School, Holbrook from May 1935 to May 1938. He entered the Navy and was trained at H.M.S.St Vincent. He joined Hood at age 18 along with his best friend, Leslie French. We have no additional information.

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Memorial Information
Portsmouth Naval Memorial, Panel 49, 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
Monty Callow, Alumni Relations Officer, The Royal Hospital School (information, November 2016)
Mr AE French (photo & information, July 2002)
‘Register of Deaths of Naval Ratings’ (data extracted by Director of Naval Personnel (Disclosure Cell), Navy Command HQ, 2009)