80th anniversary of the sinking of HMS Hood

Published Thursday 13th May 2021, at 12:53 p.m.

May 24th is the 80th anniversary of the sinking of HMS Hood with the loss of 1,415 crew members. A member of the congregation, Joanna Warrand, lost her father in the sinking and was a lifelong member of the HMS Hood Association until her death earlier this year. Because the Covid pandemic has prevented the annual service of remembrance in Portsmouth, there will be a memorial service at St James on the 24th at 1215pm. You a most welcome to attend or, if you prefer, to watch online. On Facebook, follow this link and like the page and you will be notified when livestreaming is about to begin https://www.facebook.com/Garlickhythe/

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