As It Were - Memories of a Chesterfield Lad
by John Connolley

The Crooked Spire, Chesterfield

HMS Hood

The Royal Naval battlecruiser HMS Hood was sunk during the Battle of the Denmark Strait on the 24th May 1941 by the German battleships Bismarck and Prinz Eugen. Only three of the crew of 1,418 survived.