-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
PETER ERNEST ALFRED REDDALL

Photo of Peter Ernest Alfred Reddall, courtesy of Robert Fletcher, February 2006
Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Signal Boy
Service Number: P/JX 166698
Date Joined Hood: March 1941
Biographical Information: Peter was born on 25 November 1923 in Arnold, Nottinghamshire to Edwin and Evelyn Reddall. The family later lived in Ingatestone, Essex. He joined the Navy in October 1938 and was posted to H.M.S. Warspite. He was assigned to H.M.S. Ganges in October of the following year. He was posted to Devonport in May 1940 and subsequently to the Isle of Man in October 1940. He joined Hood in March 1941. He was 17 years old at the time of his loss. We have no additional information.

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Memorial Information
Portsmouth Naval Memorial, Panel 52, Column 2 (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
Robert Fletcher (photo & information, February 2006)
'Register of Deaths of Naval Ratings' (data extracted by Director of Naval Personnel (Disclosure Cell), Navy Command HQ