-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 04-Apr-2016

We will remember them
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In Remembrance of
GEORGE PEARSON

No photos of this individual are available

Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Cook (O)
Service Number: P/MX 57366
Date Joined Hood: Unknown
Biographical Information: George was born on 15 August 1919 in East Chevington, Northumberland to Joseph and Mary Pearson. He was the husband of Mary Pearson and they lived at 39 Campbell Street, Dunfermline, Fife, Scotland. Together, they had one son, also named George.

George was in the Navy for three years and had served aboard H.M.S. Frobisher prior to joining in Hood. He was serving as a Leading Officers Cook (Temporary) and was 21 years old at the time of his loss. We have no additional information.

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Memorial Information
Portsmouth Naval Memorial, Panel 58, 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
Mary Mckeown (information derived from the "Evening Telegraph", September 2013)
Susan Best (information, March 2016)
'Register of Deaths of Naval Ratings' (data extracted by Director of Naval Personnel (Disclosure Cell), Navy Command HQ