-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 06-Feb-2017

This page contains a listing of those men with surnames beginning with the letter "R"
Click on any of the men's names to view their individual memorial pages.
We will remember them
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Photo of Stoker 1st Class Kenneth Radley (aka Ken Beresford), photo courtesy of his brother, Dennis Radley, 2001
KENNETH RADLEY
Stoker 1st Class, P/KX 94133, Royal Navy


Photo of Plumber 3rd Class Hector R. Rae, courtesy of Ian March, 1999
HECTOR ROBERT RAE
Plumber 3rd Class, P/MX 54109, Royal Navy


Photo of Shipwright 4th Class William Leonard Ramsbotham, courtesy of his niece, Joan Holubov, November 2005
WILLIAM LEONARD RAMSBOTHAM MM
Shipwright 4th Class, P/MX 67742, Royal Navy


JOHN RANCE
Leading Stoker, P/KX 87029, Royal Navy


Photo of Able Seaman Cyril William Randall, courtesy of Mrs M. Tranter, 2001
CYRIL WILLIAM RANDALL
Able Seaman, P/JX 158237, Royal Navy


Photo of Boy 1st Class Maurice Percy Randall, courtesy of his nephew, Ian Randall, October 2013
MAURICE PERCY RANDALL
Boy 1st Class, P/JX 160430, Royal Navy


STANLEY RONALD RANDALL
Marine, PO/X 3871, Royal Marines


VICTOR JOHN RANDALL
Stoker 1st Class, P/KX 95034, Royal Navy


JOSEPH RANNOU
Able Seaman, P/JX 207068, Royal Navy


Photo of Stoker 2nd Class Leonard Victor Rant, courtesy of Tony Green & Duncan MacDonald-Heaney, January 2007
LEONARD VICTOR RANT
Stoker 2nd Class, P/KX 114842, Royal Navy


Photo of Engine Room Artificer 4th Class Dennis Arthur Raw, courtesy of his great-newphew, Steve Allen, May 2014
DENNIS ARTHUR RAW
Engine Room Artificer 4th Class, P/MX 60433, Royal Navy


IRVING THIRLWELL RAW
Able Seaman, P/SSX 18054, Royal Navy


Photo of Stoker 1st Class Roderick McGregor Raw, courtesy of Roderick McEvoy, Feb 2002
RODERICK MCGREGOR RAW
Stoker 1st Class, P/KX 97420, Royal Navy


ALBERT GEORGE EVANS RAWLINSON
Stoker 1st Class, P/KX 97425, Royal Navy


Photo of Able Seaman Leonard Rawlinson, courtesy of his nephew, Jerry Denvill, Feb 2002
LEONARD RAWLINSON
Able Seaman, P/JX 157506, Royal Navy


Photo of Signalman Francis Raynor, courtesy of Andy Moreland, August 2009
FRANCIS RAYNOR
Signalman, P/JX 155472, Royal Navy


Photo of Ordinary Seaman Anthony Victor Read, courtesy of his 2nd Cousin, Syd Hockey, Sept 2003
ANTHONY VICTOR READ
Ordinary Seaman, P/JX 159171, Royal Navy


Photo of Boy 1st Class Douglas Read, courtesy of his niece, Janet Read-Smith, Dec 2001
DOUGLAS READ
Boy 1st Class, P/JX 161480, Royal Navy


Photo of Petty Officer William Edward Reay DSM, courtesy of Brian Reay, May 2003
WILLIAM EDWARD REAY DSM
Petty Officer, P/JX 130543, Royal Navy


Photo of Peter Ernest Alfred Reddall, courtesy of Robert Fletcher, February 2006
PETER ERNEST ALFRED REDDALL
Signal Boy, P/JX 166698, Royal Navy


Photo of Royal Marine Corporal Hector Leslie Reed, courtesy of his friend, Mr Lew Wakeley, May 2004
HECTOR LESLIE REED
Corporal, PO/X 1682, Royal Marines


VERNON JAMES REES
Stoker 1st Class, P/KX 96071, Royal Navy


Photo of Leading Steward Robert Edward Reeve, courtesy of his son, Mr RJ Reeve, 2001
ROBERT EDWARD REEVE
Leading Steward, P/L 12054, Royal Navy


CYRIL ALFRED REEVES
Able Seaman, P/SSX 27654, Royal Navy


Photo of Ordinary Seaman Stanley Eric Reeves, courtesy of his sister, Mrs G Brookes, 2001
STANLEY ERIC REEVES
Ordinary Seaman, P/JX 160772, Royal Navy


Photo of Able Seaman Stewart Robert Joseph Rendell, courtesy of Jean Cahill, 2001
STEWART ROBERT JOSEPH RENDELL
Able Seaman, P/SSX 27332, Royal Navy


Photo of Engine Room Artificer 4th Class Thomas Samuel Reveler, courtesy of Colin Smelter
THOMAS SAMUEL REVELER
Engine Room Artificer 4th Class, P/MX 60181, Royal Navy


JOHN ALFRED REYNOLDS
Stoker 2nd Class, P/KX 116944, Royal Navy


Photo of Steward John Rhodes, courtesy of his sister, Mrs Gladys Upson, 2001
JOHN RHODES
Steward, P/LX 22404, Royal Navy


HERBERT FREDERICK RICE
Stoker 2nd Class, P/KX 116722, Royal Navy


Photo of Alfred William Richards, courtesy of his niece, Mrs J Feather, December 2002
ALFRED WILLIAM RICHARDS
Stoker 1st Class, P/KX 96068, Royal Navy



HENRY FRANCIS DANIEL RICHARDSON

Ordinary Signalman, P/JX 212318, Royal Navy


Photo of Stoker 1st Class Snowden Foggan Orange Richardson, courtesy of Sheila Halliday, April 2002
SNOWDEN FOGGAN ORANGE RICHARDSON
Stoker 1st Class, P/KX 100452, Royal Navy


HAROLD EDWARD RICHER
Petty Officer, P/JX 126514, Royal Navy


Photo of Writer Merlin Francis Ridge, courtesy of Doug Archer Richmond, September 2003
MERLIN FRANCIS RIDGE
Writer, P/MX 71883, Royal Navy


Photo of Ordinary Seaman Walter Keith Riding, courtesy of his sister, Betty Legg, 2001
WALTER KEITH RIDING
Ordinary Seaman, P/JX 156193, Royal Navy


BENJAMIN GEORGE RIGBY
Boy 1st Class, P/JX 159005, Royal Navy


ARTHUR PRESLEY RIGGLESFORD
Stoker 1st Class, P/KX 97421, Royal Navy


Photo of Stoker 1st Class George Percy Riley, courtesy of Mr and Mrs R Thomas and David Hampton, February 2012
GEORGE PERCY RILEY
Stoker 1st Class, P/KX 97422, Royal Navy


JAMES SOUTER RITCHIE
Petty Officer Telegraphist, P/JX 141524, Royal Navy


THOMAS BULSTRODE RITCHIE
Electrical Artificer 4th Class, P/MX 58950, Royal Navy


Photo of Lieutenant (E) Bryan Clement James Roach, courtesy of his nephew, Alistair Roach, 2001
BRYAN CLEMENT JAMES ROACH
Lieutenant (E), Royal Navy


Photo of Ordinary Telegraphist Frederick James Robarts, courtesy of Kathleen Bowdrey, 2001
FREDERICK JAMES ROBARTS
Ordinary Telegraphist, P/SSX 33044, Royal Navy


Photo of Able Seaman James George Robb, courtesy of his brother, Edward W. Robb, 2001
JAMES GEORGE ROBB
Able Seaman, P/JX 143743, Royal Navy


ROBERT STANLEY ROBBINS
Ordinary Seaman, P/JX 158965, Royal Navy


ERNEST GEORGE ROBERTS
Mechanician 2nd Class, P/KX 81214, Royal Navy


Photo of Leading Seaman Frederick Charles Roberts, courtesy of his daughter, Daphne Carter, March 2008
FREDERICK CHARLES ROBERTS
Leading Seaman, P/J 95177, Royal Navy


Photo of Able Seaman Gordon Reginald Roberts, courtesy of Chris Graham, Jan 2003
GORDON REGINALD ROBERTS
Able Seaman, P/JX 212298, Royal Navy


Photo of Able Seaman Lewis George Roberts
LEWIS GEORGE ROBERTS
Able Seaman, P/JX 168613, Royal Navy


Photo of Ordinary Seaman Reginald Charles Roberts, courtesy of his sister, Mrs J Pritchard, 2001
REGINALD CHARLES ROBERTS
Ordinary Seaman, P/JX 190545, Royal Navy


Photo of Sub-Lieutenant Anthony Charles Rumney Robins, DSC, courtesy of his daughter, Nora Robins, January 2003
ANTHONY CHARLES RUMNEY ROBINS DSO
Sub-Lieutenant, Royal Naval Reserve


Photo of Yeoman of Signals Charles Valentine Robins, courtesy of David Robichaud, 2000
CHARLES VALENTINE ROBINS
Yeoman of Signals, P/JX 142381, Royal Navy


Photo of Able Seaman Arthur Edward Robinson, courtesy of Derrick Robinson, October 2006
ARTHUR EDWARD ROBINSON
Able Seaman, P/J 68392, Royal Navy


PERCIVAL THOMAS ROBINSON
Petty Officer Cook, P/MX 48045, Royal Navy


Photo of Boy 1st Class Peter John Robinson, courtesy of his nephew, Peter Carter, September 2009
PETER JOHN ROBINSON
Boy 1st Class, P/JX 162800, Royal Navy


CHARLES ROBOTHAM
Able Seaman, P/SSX 15171, Royal Navy


Photo of Able Seaman Claude Byne Rodgman, courtesy of Sue Curtis, April 2006
CLAUDE BYNE RODGMAN
Able Seaman, P/SSX 19334, Royal Navy


Photo of Royal Marine Samuel Joseph Rodley, courtesy of Mr P. Boneham, 2001
SAMUEL JOSEPH RODLEY
Marine, PO/X 3967, Royal Marines


Photo of Commander (S) Donovan Connor Roe, courtesy of his nephew, Ian O'Neil Roe, June 2014
DONOVAN CONNOR ROE
Commander (S), Royal Navy


Photo of Ordinary Seaman Peter Rootham, courtesy of his brother, John Rootham, 2001
PETER ROOTHAM
Ordinary Seaman, P/JX 162033, Royal Navy


Photo of Boy 1st Class Hugh Francis Rorrison, courtesy of Danny Siggers, April 2009
HUGH FRANCIS RORRISON
Boy 1st Class, P/JX 162437, Royal Navy


Photo of Stoker 1st Class Reginald Thomas Rose, courtesy of Marie le Bon, January 2017
REGINALD THOMAS ROSE
Stoker 1st Class, P/KX 98119, Royal Navy


Photo of Stoker 2nd Class William John Rose, courtesy of William Marlow and Pat Trull, January 2009
WILLIAM JOHN ROSE
Stoker 2nd Class, P/KX 114415, Royal Navy


Photo of Leading Seaman William Robert Rose, courtesy of Mrs A Randle, 2001
WILLIAM ROBERT ROSE
Leading Seaman, P/JX 153212, Royal Navy


Photo of Royal Marine Henry Clifford Rosenthal, courtesy of Terry Dudfield, May 2014
HENRY CLIFFORD ROSENTHAL
Marine, PO/X 4273, Royal Marines


Photo of Boy 1st Class Walter Routledge, courtesy of his brother, Frank Routledge, 2001
WALTER ROUTLEDGE
Boy 1st Class, P/JX 162458, Royal Navy


Photo of Royal Marine Stanley Godwin Scarth Rowe, courtesy of his brother, Richard Rowe, February 2009
STANLEY GODWIN SCARTH ROWE
Marine, PO/X 4837, Royal Marines


Photo of Royal Marine Daniel Joseph Rowlands, courtesy of his sister, Mary Swindell, 2001
DANIEL JOSEPH ROWLANDS
Marine, PO/X 3490, Royal Marines


Photo of Stoker 1st Class George William Rowntree, courtesy of Geoff Clark, May 2003
GEORGE WILLIAM ROWNTREE
Stoker 1st Class, P/KX 100456, Royal Navy


Photo of Able Seaman Graham Herbert Rowsell, courtesy of Jane Palin, November 2007
GRAHAM HERBERT ROWSELL
Able Seaman, P/JX 155191, Royal Navy


Photo of Boy 1st Class Leslie Donald Rowsell, courtesy of his brother, Sydney G Rowsell, 2001
LESLIE DONALD ROWSELL
Boy 1st Class, P/JX 188599, Royal Navy


IAN ALISTER ROY
Boy 1st Class, P/JX 162453, Royal Navy


EDWIN ALBERT RUDD
Ordnance Artificer 4th Class, P/MX 60324, Royal Navy


Photo of Royal Marine Arthur Frederick Rundle, courtesy of Mrs TM Southgate, April 2004
ARTHUR FREDERICK RUNDLE
Marine, PO/X 3358, Royal Marines


Photo of Royal Marine Frederick Eric Runnacles, courtesy of Keith Simpson, November 2009
FREDERICK ERIC RUNNACLES
Marine, PO/X 3420, Royal Marines


Photo of Able Seaman Charles Arthur Russell, courtesy of Julie Foster, April 2009
CHARLES ARTHUR RUSSELL
Able Seaman, P/SSX 27427, Royal Navy


Photo of Musician David Lees Russell, courtesy of Michael Bell, Jan 2002
DAVID LEES RUSSELL
Musician, RMB/X 1450, Royal Marine Band


JOHN ASHLEY GUILDFORD RUSSELL
Petty Officer, P/JX 138794, Royal Navy


LEONARD WILLIAM RUSSELL
Able Seaman, P/JX 139264, Royal Navy


WALTER FREDERICK RUSSELL
Petty Officer, P/J 108277, Royal Navy


Photo of Petty Officer Telegraphist Leonard Ryder, courtesy of his daughter, Edith Chitson, 2001
LEONARD RYDER
Petty Officer Telegraphist, P/J 96801, Royal Navy