-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
William Thomas Tomlinson

Photo of Boy 1st Class Wililam Thomas Tomlinson, courtesy of Nick Parker, November 2005
Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Boy 1st Class
Service Number: P/JX 163223
Date Joined Hood: Unknown
Biographical Information: William was born on 01 March 1924 in Aston Wood, Warwickshire to Thomas and Lillian Tomlinson. The family later lived in Yardley Wood, Birmingham. He was 17 years old at the time of his loss. We have no additional information.

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Memorial Information
Portsmouth Naval Memorial, Panel 51, Column 3 (click to view panel)
Also memorialised at
Hood Chapel, Church of St John the Baptist, Boldre, Hampshire
Additional Photographs
Photo of Boy 1st Class Wililam Thomas Tomlinson, courtesy of Nick Parker, November 2005
Above- William (center) and two mates whilst at H.M.S. Ganges
Sources
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Nick Parker (photos, November 2005)
‘Register of Deaths of Naval Ratings’ (data extracted by Director of Naval Personnel (Disclosure Cell), Navy Command HQ, 2009)