Stoker 1st Class, K/23330
H.M.S. "Tipperary.", Royal Navy
Ernest Wood died on 1st June 1916, aged 21 years, and was remembered on the PORTSMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL, Hampshire.
H.M.S. Tipperary was a destroyer which was sunk during the Battle
of Jutland, which took place in the North Sea during 31st May to 1st June
He was the son of Samuel and Elizabeth Wood, of 14 Ellis Street, East Kirkby, Nottingham.
From the Jutland Roll of Honour - an index of the men listed in the Admiralty Registers of Killed and Wounded (class ADM 104) who died or were wounded at the Battle of Jutland. (Published 1998 by Stuart Tamblin)
WOOD Ernest. Stoker 1st Class, Royal Navy, K23330, killed on the Tipperary 1st June 1916. ADM 104/147.
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