-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
Dennis Charles Broadhurst

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Date of birth: 21st May 1916
Place of birth: Leamington Spa, Warwickshire, England
Parents: Charles and Rose Broadhurst
Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Wireman
Service Number: P/MX 68620
Joined Hood: Unknown
Left Hood: 24th May 1941 (loss of ship)
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Biographical Information:

Dennis was born on 21st May 1916 to parents Charles and Rose Broadhurst, of Leamington Spa, Warwickshire. He was 25 years old at the time of his loss.

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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)

Dennis's name is in Column 1 of Panel 57.

Detail of Dennis'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)