-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
David Jack Snow

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Date of birth: 24th September 1923
Place of birth: Wilmslow, Cheshire, England
Parents: Henry and Lilian Snow
Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Boy 1st Class
Service Number: P/JX 163207
Joined Hood: Unknown
Left Hood: 24th May 1941 (loss of ship)
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Biographical Information:

David was born on 24th September 1923 in Wimslow, Cheshire to Henry and Lilian Snow. The family lived in Knutsford. He was 17 years old at the time of his loss. He was posthumously awarded the Atlantic Star and 1939-1945 Star.

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

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Portsmouth Naval Memorial, Southsea, Hampshire, England

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

David's name is in Column 3 of Panel 51.

Detail of David'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)
His nephew, David Snow (photo, February 2012)