|Birth: ||Jun. 6, 1919|
Greater London, England
|Death: ||Sep. 26, 1941|
Casualty of WWII,Joseph was a Flying Officer (Pilot) in 239 Squadron, Royal Air Force, Service No.44523. He had previously served as a Second Lieutenant, 2nd Battalion, Cambridgeshire Regiment.
He was 22 and the son of William Bowyer Goodchild and of Florence Mary Goodchild (nee Hovenden) of East Horndon.He was born at 19 Lancaster Road, West Norwood.
He was one of four grandsons of Thomas and Maria Goodchild of Great Yeldham Hall, who gave their lives in war.
The others were:
Second Lieutenant Daniel Abbott Green - 13 November 1916
Private John Mowbray Goodchild - 11th October 1943
Lieutenant George James Goodchild - 16th December 1944
-all are commemorated on a tablet on the wall of St. Andrew's Church in Great Yeldham.
William Bowyer Goodchild (1880 - 1952)
Florence Mary Hovenden Goodchild (1887 - 1964)
All Saints Churchyard
Created by: geoffrey gillon
Record added: Nov 17, 2008
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