-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 22-Mar-2010

We will remember them
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In Remembrance of
HARRY TREVOR PAYNE

Portrait of Trevor Payne, courtesy of his brother, Mr DF Payne, July 2002
Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Able Seaman
Service Number: P/SSX 32260
Date Joined Hood: 29 March 1940
Biographical Information: Trevor, as he was known to his family and friends, was born on 06 August 1921 in Staines, Middlesex. Prior to the war, he worked as a welder at the Morris Radiators Company, Cowley, Oxford.

Trevor enlisted in the Navy on 20 December 1939. He received his initial training at H.M.S. Royal Arthur. From there he went on to H.M.S. Victory and H.M.S. Vernon before joining the crew of Hood. He was 19 years old at the time of his loss.

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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
Photo of Trevor Payne and shipmates aboard Hood circa 1940/1941, courtesy of Mr DF Payne, July 2002
Trevor and mates aboard Hood, late 1940/early 1941
Sources
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Trevor's brother, Mr DF Payne (photos & information, July 2002)
'Register of Deaths of Naval Ratings' (data extracted by Director of Naval Personnel (Disclosure Cell), Navy Command HQ