-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
Desmond Trevor Wootton

Photo of Boy 1st Class Desmond Trevor Wooton, courtesy of Jean Wootton, October 2003
Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Boy 1st Class
Service Number: P/JX 166353
Date Joined Hood: Unknown
Biographical Information: Desmond was born on 25 April 1924 to Henry and Florence Wootton, of Aldbourne, Wiltshire. He trained at St Georges on the Isle of Man before joining Hood. He 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 52, 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
Jean Wootton (photo & information, October 2003)
'Register of Deaths of Naval Ratings' (data extracted by Director of Naval Personnel (Disclosure Cell), Navy Command HQ