To honour those who served their country

“In this their finest hour”

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P/JX 172597

Able Seaman

Percival Charles Herbert Acton

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1917/02/24 - Born Brighton

Son of Charles Herbert and Alice May Acton

(fathers occupation was Butcher Shopman)

Percival's family were Salvationists in Brighton

Occupation Butcher Wholesale

He was known to be engaged to be married


Royal Navy

HMS Hood



Age 24



Memorials to Men Lost in the Sinking of Hood

Early in the Battle of the Denmark Strait, Hood was struck by several German shells, exploded, and sank within 3 minutes, with the loss of all but three of her crew of 1418.


Loved Ones

Son of Charles Herbert and Alice May Acton, of Brighton



Panel 47, Column 1.

Portsmouth Naval Memorial

Hampshire, United Kingdom



Remembrance Salvation Army 1939-1945

(Click on a name to go to their page)



''Our Thanks are for being a Chapter in Life.''




Keeping The Candle Burning


Fepow Family

In Memory of FEPOW Family Loved Ones
Designed and Maintained by Ronnie Taylor.


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