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Edward J. (Jack) Taylor

Able Seaman


Jack was on HMS board Electra as she picked up the 3 survivors of HMS Hood, which was sunk by Bismarck during the Battle of the Denmark Strait, Jack actually helped survivor Ted Briggs out of the water.

There is a fuller account of his experience, on the HMS Hood website here


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HMS Hood website