-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 06-Feb-2017

We will remember them
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In Remembrance of
Robert Taggart

Photo of Assistant Cook (S) Robert Taggart, courtesy of Chris Turnbull, 2001
Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Assistant Cook (S)
Service Number: P/MX 70321
Date Joined Hood: Unknown
Biographical Information: Robert was born on 02 July 1917 in Uphall, West Lothian, Scotland to Robert and Margaret Taggart. He had seven sisters, Rita, Sal, Nell, Jean, Ette, Bess and Effe. He was the husband of Catherine Taggart, of Hounsdown, Hampshire. He was 23 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 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
Chris Turnbull (photo, 2001)
James Cairns (information, November 2016)
‘Register of Deaths of Naval Ratings’ (data extracted by Director of Naval Personnel (Disclosure Cell), Navy Command HQ, 2009)