-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
Gordon Vincent Terry

Photo of Telegraphist Gordon Victor Terry, courtesy of Janet Barker, November 2011
Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Telegraphist
Service Number: P/JX 162226
Date Joined Hood: Unknown
Biographical Information: Gordon was born on 27 October 1922 in Marske, Yorkshire to Claude and Edith Terry. The family lived at 16 Yeoman St, Redcar until 1933 when they moved to Shoreham-by-Sea, Sussex. He had a half-brother named Alonso Cyril. He attended the James MacKinley school. He was 18 years old at the time of his loss. We have no additional information.

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Memorial Information
Portsmouth Naval Memorial, Panel 52, 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
Janet Barker (photo & information, November 2011)
‘Register of Deaths of Naval Ratings’ (data extracted by Director of Naval Personnel (Disclosure Cell), Navy Command HQ, 2009)