-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
Herbert Godfrey Wilson

Photo of Leading Seaman Herbert Godfrey Wilson, courtesy of his son, SGE Wilson, May 2007
Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Leading Seaman
Service Number: P/J 101633
Date Joined Hood: 08 September 1936
Biographical Information: Herbert was born on 18 October 1905 in Portsmouth, Hampshire, to parents William and Charlotte Wilson. He was the husband of Marion Wilson. He was 35 years old at the time of his loss. We have no additional information.

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Memorial Information
Portsmouth Naval Memorial, Panel 47, 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
The National Archives (ADM 188/850)
His son, S.G.E. Wilson, May 2007
'Register of Deaths of Naval Ratings' (data extracted by Director of Naval Personnel (Disclosure Cell), Navy Command HQ