Albert William GODDARD

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GODDARD, Albert William

Service Number: 21838
Enlisted: 13 February 1941, Enlisted at Sydney
Last Rank: Leading Aircraftman
Last Unit: Not yet discovered
Born: Singleton, New South Wales, Australia, 2 January 1916
Home Town: Maitland, Maitland Municipality, New South Wales
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Not yet discovered
Died: Illness, Lake Boga, Victoria, Australia, 11 December 1943, aged 27 years
Cemetery: Springvale War Cemetery, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Section Plot 2 Row P. A. Grave 14
Memorials: Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour
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World War 2 Service

3 Sep 1939: Involvement SN 21838
13 Feb 1941: Enlisted Royal Australian Air Force, Leading Aircraftman, SN 21838, Enlisted at Sydney

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Biography contributed by David Barlow

LAC Goddard of Number 1 Flying Boat Repair Depot at Lake Boga died at Number 6 RAAF Hospital in Heidelberg due to complications from concussion he suffered during a boxing match on the 29th of November (Cause of death from book “Lake Boga at War” by Brett Freeman)

Son of William Albert and Kathleen Annie Goddard

Husband of Ena Pauline Goddard of East Maitland, NSW