-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
Stephen John Smith-Withers
(AKA Stephen Smith)

Photo of Wireman Stephen John Smith-Withers, courtesy of Iris Rickward, October 2002
Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Wireman
Service Number: P/MX 68642
Date Joined Hood: Unknown
Biographical Information: Stephen served as Stephen John Smith. He was born on 31 January 1916 to Clara Smith-Withers, of West Bromwich, Staffordshire. He was 25 years old at the time of his loss. We have no additional information.

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Memorial Information
Portsmouth Naval Memorial, Panel 57, 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
Iris Rickward (photo, October 2002)
'Register of Deaths of Naval Ratings' (data extracted by Director of Naval Personnel (Disclosure Cell), Navy Command HQ