-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
WALTER KEITH RIDING

Photo of Ordinary Seaman Walter Keith Riding, courtesy of his sister, Betty Legg, 2001
Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Ordinary Seaman
Service Number: P/JX 156193
Date Joined Hood: Unknown
Biographical Information: Walter was born on 30 November 1922 in Kennington, London. He was 18 years old at the time of his loss. We have no additional information.

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Memorial Information
Portsmouth Naval Memorial, Panel 51, 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
Walter's sister, Betty Legg (photo, 2001)
'Register of Deaths of Naval Ratings' (data extracted by Director of Naval Personnel (Disclosure Cell), Navy Command HQ