William Birkett GOODCHILD

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GOODCHILD, William Birkett

Service Number: 5526
Enlisted: 1 March 1916, Brisbane, Queensland
Last Rank: Corporal
Last Unit: 26th Infantry Battalion
Born: Sydney, New South Wales, 1893
Home Town: Gayndah, North Burnett, Queensland
Schooling: Bundaberg Grammar School and Maryborough Grammar School
Occupation: Agriculturist
Died: Died of wounds, Belgium, 31 October 1917
Cemetery: Lijssenthoek Military Cemetery
Lijssenthoek Military Cemetery, Lijssenthoek, Flanders, Belgium
Memorials: Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, Biggenden Honour Roll, Biggenden War Memorial, Bundaberg Fairymead Sugar Company WW1 Honour Roll, Bundaberg War Memorial, Degilbo War Memorial, Gayndah District Honour Roll, Gayndah War Memorial, Maryborough State High School Roll of Honour, Richmond University of Western Sydney WW1 Memorial
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World War 1 Service

1 Mar 1916: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 5526, Brisbane, Queensland
7 Sep 1916: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 5526, 26th Infantry Battalion, Enlistment/Embarkation WW1
7 Sep 1916: Embarked AIF WW1, Private, SN 5526, 26th Infantry Battalion, HMAT Clan McGillivray, Brisbane
31 Oct 1917: Involvement AIF WW1, Corporal, SN 5526, 26th Infantry Battalion, 2nd Passchendaele

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