-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 Foreman Waters

Photo of Stoker 1st Class William Foreman Walters, courtesy of Charles Walters, March 2004
Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Stoker 1st Class
Service Number: P/KX 78562
Date Joined Hood: Unknown
Biographical Information: William was born on 01 August 1909 in Blucher, Walbottle, Northumberland to Henry and Annie Waters. The family lived in Throckley. He was the husband of Elizabeth Waters, of Throckley, Northumberland. He was the father of William "Billy" Waters. He was 31 years old at the time of his loss. We have no additional information.

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Memorial Information
Portsmouth Naval Memorial, Panel 55, Column 3 (click to view panel)
Also memorialised at
Hood Chapel, Church of St John the Baptist, Boldre, Hampshire
Additional Photographs
Photo of Stoker 1st Class William Foreman Walters, courtesy of Charles Walters, March 2004
Above- William and Elizabeth
Sources
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Charles Walters (photos, March 2004)
Elizabeth Dartnell (information, October 2009)
'Register of Deaths of Naval Ratings' (data extracted by Director of Naval Personnel (Disclosure Cell), Navy Command HQ