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1LT Russell Leonard Goodchild

1LT Russell Leonard Goodchild

Death 6 Jun 1944 (aged 22)
Burial Londonderry, Rockingham County, New Hampshire, USA
Memorial ID 129866932 · View Source
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Son of Romeo G. Goodchild who resided in Derry, New Hampshire.

Russell served as a First Lieutenant & Pilot on A-20G #43-9904, 646th Bomber Squadron, 410th Bomber Group, U.S. Army Air Force during World War II.

He resided in Rockingham County, New Hampshire prior to the war.

Russell was "Killed In Action" in France when his A-20 was hit by German anti-aircraft fire and crashed during the war. The two gunners on the flight with him were able to bail-out safely.

He was awarded the Purple Heart.

Service # O-801601

Bio by:
Russell S. "Russ" Pickett


Family Members

Gravesite Details "Flat Granite Marker" - Entered the service from New Hampshire




  • Created by: Russ Pickett
  • Added: 16 May 2014
  • Find A Grave Memorial 129866932
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for 1LT Russell Leonard Goodchild (6 Oct 1921–6 Jun 1944), Find A Grave Memorial no. 129866932, citing Holy Cross Cemetery, Londonderry, Rockingham County, New Hampshire, USA ; Maintained by Russ Pickett (contributor 46575736) .