-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 30-Aug-2015

We will remember them
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In Remembrance of
RODERICK MCGREGOR RAW

Photo of Stoker 1st Class Roderick McGregor Raw, courtesy of Margaret Rose, March 2013

Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Stoker 1st Class
Service Number: P/KX 97420
Date Joined Hood: Unknown
Biographical Information: Roy, as he was known to family and friends, was born on 01 July 1921 to Esther Raw, of Hartlepool, County Durham. After his mother re-married, he had two half siblings, Eliza and Henry McEvoy. The family lived at 31 Rokeby Street, Central Estate, Hartlepool.

Roy who was an old boy of Galley’s Field School. He is known to have worked as a window cleaner in Hartlepool. He volunteered for naval service in July 1939. He was 19 years old at the time of his loss. We have no additional information.

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Memorial Information
Portsmouth Naval Memorial, Panel 55, Column 2 (click to view panel)
Also memorialised at
Hood Chapel, Church of St John the Baptist, Boldre, Hampshire
Additional Photographs
Photo of Stoker 1st Class Roderick McGregor Raw, courtesy of Margaret Rose, March 2013
Sources
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Gillian Smith (information derived from summer 1941 editions of The Hartlepool Mail, June 2015)
Margaret Rose (photos & information, March 2013)
Mr R. McEvoy (photo, Feb 2002)
'Register of Deaths of Naval Ratings' (data extracted by Director of Naval Personnel (Disclosure Cell), Navy Command HQ