-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 18-Dec-2014

We will remember them
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In Remembrance of
William Oswald Taylor

No photos of this individual are available

Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Commissioned Telegraphist
Date Joined Hood: Unknown
Biographical Information: William was born on 24 January 1895 in Bolton, Lancashire to parents William and Isabel Taylor. He originally served in the Navy as a rating (service number J10063), but later became a commissioned officer.

He was the husband of Edith Taylor, of Cosham, Hampshire. He was 46 years old at the time of his loss. We have no additional information.

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Memorial Information
Portsmouth Naval Memorial, Panel 45, 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
The National Archives (ADM 188/667)