-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
Leon BERNARD KLEMENS Trzebiatowski-Zmuda

Photo of Midshipman Leon Trzebiatowski-Zmuda, photo courtesy of Wlodzimierz Szucki, 2001

1941 Polish flag

Service: Polish Navy
Rank: Midshipman (Polish rank: Marynarz Podchorazy)
Date Joined Hood: Unknown
Biographical Information: Leon was a member of the Polish Navy living in exile in the UK. He was born on 23 November 1920 in Toruń, Kujawsko-Pomorskie, Poland. He was the son of Franciszek and Klara Trzebiatowski-Zmuda. He was 20 years old at the time of his loss. We have no additional information.

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Memorial Information
No official/government information available
Memorialised at
Hood Chapel, Church of St John the Baptist, Boldre, Hampshire
Note- Leon's name is sometimes listed in various rolls of honour as "Zmuda-Trzebiatowski".

Additional Photographs
None at this time.
Sources
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Robert Ostrycharz (Biographical information, 2000)
Wlodzimierz Szucki (Photo, 2001)
His cousin, Joseph Yanta (information, November 2013)