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In Remembrance of
John Crawford Anderson Laughlin

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Date of birth: 5th February 1924
Place of birth: Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland
Parents: Thomas and Harriet Laughlin
Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Boy 1st Class
Service Number: P/JX 162836
Joined Hood: Unknown
Left Hood: 24th May 1941 (loss of ship)
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Biographical Information:

John was born on 5th February 1924 to Thomas and Harriet Laughlin, of Partick, Glasgow, Scotland. He was 17 years old at the time of his loss.

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

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Plymouth Naval Memorial, Plymouth, Devonshire, England

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