-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
ARTHUR GEORGE VARNDELL

Photo of Stoker Petty Officer Arthur George Varndell, courtesy of Kristy McLauchlan, November 2012
Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Stoker Petty Officer
Service Number: P/KX 82411
Date Joined Hood: Unknown
Biographical Information: Arthur was born on 25 October 1914 in Portsmouth, Hampshire. He is known to have a son named Derek. He was serving as an Acting Stoker Petty Officer and was 26 years old at the time of his loss. We have no additional information.

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Memorial Information
Portsmouth Naval Memorial, Panel 54, Column 1 (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
Kristy McLauchlan (photo, November 2012)
‘Register of Deaths of Naval Ratings’ (data extracted by Director of Naval Personnel (Disclosure Cell), Navy Command HQ, 2009)