HMS Hood

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    Hope everyone will take a moment to remember the men of the Hood who died on this day in 1941.
     
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    Thanks for that thought Red
     
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    My father-in-law supposedly met one of Hood's three survivors once.
    May we remember them. :salute:
     
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    Ted Briggs is the last. I think one died in the 50s not sure about the other.
     
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    May the rest in peace.

    You should all watch the documentary Search for the Bismark. Survivors from the Hood and the Bismark come together. It was quite moving.
     
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