-H.M.S. Hood Crew Information-
H.M.S. Hood Rolls of Honour
Memorials to Men Lost in the sinking

We will remember them
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In Remembrance of
Isaac Gordon Gibbon

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Date of birth: 11th October 1894
Place of birth: Brighton, Sussex, England
Parents: William and Mary Gibbon
Wife: Annie Gibbon
Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Chief Ordnance Artificer
Service Number: P/M 5439
Joined Hood: Unknown
Left Hood: 24th May 1941 (loss of ship)
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Biographical Information:

Isaac was born on 11th October 1894 in Brighton, Sussex to parents William and Mary Gibbon. He is known to have had a sister, May. He was the husband of Annie Gibbon. Together they had four children, Eleanor, Gordon, Joyce and Elizabeth. He was 44 years old at the time of his loss.

Additional Photos

Isaac and Annie, 1917

H.M.S. Excellent Roll of Honour, Whale Island, Portsmouth, Hampshire, England

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Hood Chapel, Church of St. John the Baptist, Boldre, Hampshire, England

Photos of the memorial

Portsmouth Naval Memorial, Southsea, Hampshire, England

Photos of the memorial

The part of the memorial in which the Hood casualty names can be found.
(Panels 45 to 61)

Isaac's name is in Column 3 of Panel 56.

Detail of Isaac's name.

Commonwealth War Graves Commission
'Register of Deaths of Naval Ratings' (data extracted by Director of Naval Personnel (Disclosure Cell), Navy Command HQ, 2009)