-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
Chainbar divider

In Remembrance of
Thomas Edward Southgate

Photo of Royal Marine Thomas Edward Southgate, courtesy of Mrs TM Southgate, April 2004
Service: Royal Marines
Rank: Marine
Service Number: PO/X 3799
Date Joined Hood: Unknown
Biographical Information: Thomas was born on 04 February 1922 in Mendlesham, Stowmarket, Suffolk to Thomas and Kathleen Southgate. The family later lived in Earsham, Norfolk. He was a member of Hood's Number Four 4" gun crew. Thomas was 19 years old at the time of his loss. We have no additional information.

If you have any additional details, please contact us.



Memorial Information
Portsmouth Naval Memorial, Panel 59, 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
Thomas' sister-in-law, Mrs TM Southgate (photos, April 2004)
'Register of Deaths of Naval Ratings' (data extracted by Director of Naval Personnel (Disclosure Cell), Navy Command HQ