-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
Eric Charles Wilcocks

Photo of Able Seaman Eric C Wilcocks, courtesy of the Wilcocks family, 2000
Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Able Seaman
Service Number: P/JX 162022
Date Joined Hood: Unknown
Biographical Information: Eric was born on 16 November 1922. He was one of six children (four boys and two girls) born to Frederick and Annie Wilcocks (née Stevens), of West Croydon, Surrey. He was 18 years old at the time of his loss. We have no additional information.

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Memorial Information
Portsmouth Naval Memorial, Panel 50, Column 1 (click to view panel)
Also memorialised at
Hood Chapel, Church of St John the Baptist, Boldre, Hampshire
Additional Photographs
Photo of Able Seaman Eric C Wilcocks, courtesy of the Wilcocks family, 2000
Sources
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
The Wilcocks family (photos, September 2003)
'Register of Deaths of Naval Ratings' (data extracted by Director of Naval Personnel (Disclosure Cell), Navy Command HQ