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Frederick John May Goddard

Nominal Roll Vol 1, Page: 268 - No known copyright restrictions
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Frederick John May AWMM
  • Surname
    Goddard AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 24/1054 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
    • 20 July 1894 Public - Jenifer - Researcher - 16 April 2018 - Military File
    • 29 Jul 1896 (put age up to enlist) Public - Malcolm - Child - 15 April 2019 - Birth certificate in family possession
  • Place of birth
    • Nelson Public - Jenifer - Researcher - 16 April 2018 - Military File
    • Bridge Street, Nelson, New Zealand Public - Malcolm - Child - 15 April 2019 - Birth certificate in family possession
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown AWMM Aporo, Nelson, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
    Carpenter/Cabinet Maker Public - Malcolm - Child - 15 April 2019 - family knowledge
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Frederick Roland Norton Goddard (father), Aporo, Nelson, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    • Pre 9 October 1915 AWMM Single AWMM
    • Married 1st brother Mick's widow Elizabeth (Reed) Goddard, 24 Dec. 1920.
      Married 2nd Shirley Helen Bird, 21 Dec. 1956 Public - Malcolm - Child - 15 April 2019 - Marriage certificates in family possession

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 24/1054 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Enlistment
    WW1 AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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Prisoner of war

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  • Capture details
  • Days interned
  • Liberation date
  • Liberation Repatriation
  • POW liberation details
  • POW serial number

Medical history

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  • Medical notes

Last known rank

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  • Last rank

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Brother of Private Roland (known as "Mick") W.H. Goddard : NZEF Service # 63137 of the Otago Infantry Regiment - who died of wounds 25 August 1918 at France. Public - Jenifer - Researcher - 16 April 2018 - Military File of Private Roland W.H. Goddard : NZEF Service # 63137 : AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
  • Date of death
    • 18 September 1968 Public - Jenifer - Researcher - 16 April 2018 - Military File
    • 28 August 1968 Public - Malcolm - Child - 15 April 2019 - Death certificate in family possession
  • Age at death
    72 years Public - Malcolm - Child - 15 April 2019 - Death certificate in family possession
  • Place of death
    • Lower Hutt, Wellington Region. Public - Jenifer - Researcher - 16 April 2018 - Military File
    • Lower Hutt Hospital, Lower Hut Public - Malcolm - Child - 15 April 2019 - Death certificate in family possession
  • Cause of death
    Pneumonia Public - Malcolm - Child - 15 April 2019 - Death certificate in family possession
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
    Taita Returned Services Association Cemetery, Taita, Lower Hutt Public - Malcolm - Child - 15 April 2019 - Hutt City Council records
  • Grave reference
    Location Code: TLC-RSA-11-D-0014. Location Details: RSA Soldiers Burial, Block 11, Row D, Plot 14 Public - Malcolm - Child - 15 April 2019 - Hutt City Council records
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name

Roll of Honour

Remember Frederick John May Goddard by laying a poppy.

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Leave a tribute or memory of Frederick John May Goddard

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  • God bless you POP.

    I miss you at 62 as I did when you left us at 12.

    50 years huh.
    Public - Frederick Roland - Child - 15 February 2019

Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    • New Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1914-1919). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force, Volume I. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      Page No: 268 AWMM
    • Beattie, P.J. & Pomeroy, M. (2013-2015). Onward : portraits of the New Zealand Expeditionary Force (vols 1-3). Auckland, New Zealand: Fair Dinkum Publications AWMM
      Vol. 2: Includes portrait AWMM

Contributors

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DateNameLocationRelationshipContact
15 February 2019Frederick RolandBrisbane , AustraliaChild
16 April 2018JeniferWairarapaResearcher
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