-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
Charles Ernest Wright

Photo of Petty Officer Telegraphist Charles Ernest Wright, courtesy of Sue Selvey, 2001
Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Petty Officer Telegraphist
Service Number: P/JX 136683
Date Joined Hood: Unknown
Biographical Information: Charles was born on 18 October 1915 in Newark, Nottinghamshire to Jesse and Florence Wright. The family later lived in Grantham, Lincolnshire. He was 25 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 2 (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
Sue Selvey (photo, 2001)
'Register of Deaths of Naval Ratings' (data extracted by Director of Naval Personnel (Disclosure Cell), Navy Command HQ