-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
Bertram Clift Swatton

Photo of Petty Officer Bertram Clift Swatton, courtesy of his great-nieces, Emma Swatton, February 2013
Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Petty Officer
Service Number: P/JX 131805
Date Joined Hood: Unknown
Biographical Information: Bert as he was known, was born on 24 December 1912 in Amesbury, Wiltshire. He was the husband of Ivy Swatton, of Buckland, Portsmouth. He was 28 years old at the time of his loss. We have no additional information.

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Memorial Information
Portsmouth Naval Memorial, Panel 46, 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
His great-niece, Emma Swatton (photo & information, February 2013)
'Register of Deaths of Naval Ratings' (data extracted by Director of Naval Personnel (Disclosure Cell), Navy Command HQ