-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 07-Dec-2017

We will remember them
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In Remembrance of
James Scott

Photo of Leading Stoker James Scott, courtesy of his grandson, Keith Suddick, 2001

Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Leading Stoker
Service Number: P/K 59764
Date Joined Hood: Unknown
Biographical Information: James was born on 01 September 1897 in Morpeth, Northumberland to parents James and Hattie Scott. They family later lived in Wallsend on Tyne, Northumberland.

He was the husband of Nellie Scott and lived at 42 Catherine Street, Jarrow. James had served in the Navy for 22 years. Their son Archie was lost in naval service in January 1941. James was 43 years old at the time of his loss. We have no additional information.

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Memorial Information
Portsmouth Naval Memorial, Panel 54, Column 3 (click to view panel)
Also memorialised at
Hood Chapel, Church of St John the Baptist, Boldre, Hampshire
Additional Photographs
None at this time.
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
James's grandson, Keith Suddick (photo & information, 2001)
Irene Gray (information taken from 31st May 1941 "Newcastle Evening Chronicle," July 2017)
The National Archives (ADM 188/980)