Born: 18th June 1920, Orford, Suffolk.
Died: 24th May 1941; age: 21; MPK.
Rank: Marine; Service Number: PO/X 3420.
Regiment: Royal Marines, H.M.S. Hood.
Panel 59, Column 2.
Relatives Notified & Address: Son of Frederick J. & Bessie Dora Runnacles, of Ipswich.
Father: Frederick Joseph Runnacles, born October 1889, Bucklesham, Suffolk.
Mother: Bessie Dora Runnacles (nee Brinkley), born November 1895, Orford, Suffolk.
Frederick is also remembered at Hood Chapel, Church of St. John the Baptist, Boldre, Hampshire and on the war memorial at St. Augustine of Hippo, Ipswich.
Photograph courtesy of Keith Simpson and the HMS Hood Association