|Birth: ||Apr. 27, 1947|
Nova Scotia, Canada
|Death: ||Aug. 24, 1967|
Quang Nam, Vietnam
Danny was the son of Leonard Goodwin and Cora Goodwin of South Yarmouth MA who enlisted in the US Marines on May 31, 1966 in Boston MA. He served in Vietnam with Company A, 1st Engineer Battalion, 1st MARDIV (Rein). FMF.
Attached to the 1st Marines LCpl Goodwin was participating on a road sweep for enemy explosive devices on route 4 in the Dien Ban District of Quang Nam Province. As the team of Marines were moving along the road in the vicinity of the Nhi Kinh village complex there was an explosion causing a six by six foot crater in the road killing LCpl Goodwin by the blast and fragmentation wounds from the hostile device.
Pine Grove Cemetery
New Hampshire, USA
Plot: Section Q, VFW Lot, Row A
GPS (lat/lon): 42.79312, -71.19941
Maintained by: Victor Vilionis
Originally Created by: Robert
Record added: Jun 02, 2008
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