-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
Alexander Steele

Photo of Able Seaman Alexander Steele, courtesy of his niece, Ruth McNally, 2001
Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Able Seaman
Service Number: P/JX 159389
Date Joined Hood: Unknown
Biographical Information: Alexander was born on 26 December 1921 to Thomas and Mary Ann Steele, of Kirkdale, Liverpool, Lancashire. He was 19 years old at the time of his loss. We have no additional information.

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Memorial Information
Portsmouth Naval Memorial, Panel 49, 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.
Sources
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Alexander's niece, Ruth McNally (photo, 2001)
'Register of Deaths of Naval Ratings' (data extracted by Director of Naval Personnel (Disclosure Cell), Navy Command HQ