-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
PATRICK CHARLES O'ROURKE

Photo of Leading Seaman Patrick Charles O'Rourke, courtesy of daughters, Patricia and Dorothy O'Rourke, September 2006
Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Leading Seaman
Service Number: P/JX 126715
Date Joined Hood: Before 1940
Biographical Information: Patrick born on 01 October 1909 in Battersea, London to William and Bridget O'Rourke. He was the husband of Lily O'Rourke, of Cosham, Hampshire. Together, they had two daughters, Patricia and Dorothy. Patrick was 31 years old at the time of his loss. We have no additional information.

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Memorial Information
Portsmouth Naval Memorial, Panel 46, 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
ADM 101/565
His daughters, Patricia and Dorothy (photo, September 2006)
‘Register of Deaths of Naval Ratings’ (data extracted by Director of Naval Personnel (Disclosure Cell), Navy Command HQ, 2009)