-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 01-May-2018

We will remember them
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In Remembrance of
Stanley Albert Wells

Photo of Boy 1st Class Stanley Albert Wells, courtesy of Steve Bishop, April 2018
Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Boy 1st Class
Service Number: P/JX 160834
Date Joined Hood: 1939
Biographical Information: Stanley was born 09 June 1923 to George and Dorothy Wells, of Portsmouth, Hampshire. He was one of 5 children. He joined Hood sometime during 1939. Stanley 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 Stanley Albert Wells, courtesy of Steve Bishop, April 2018  Photo of Boy 1st Class Stanley Albert Wells, courtesy of Steve Bishop, April 2018
Sources
Commonwealth War Graves Commission

Stanley's great-nephew, Steve Bishop (photos, April 2018)
Stanley's sister, Mrs B. Bishop (information, Jan 2002)
'Register of Deaths of Naval Ratings' (data extracted by Director of Naval Personnel (Disclosure Cell), Navy Command HQ