Capt Donald Clarke Godwin

Capt Donald Clarke Godwin

Birth
North Carolina, USA
Death 21 Jan 1943 (aged 54)
Mendocino, Mendocino County, California, USA
Burial Arlington, Arlington County, Virginia, USA
Plot Sec 4-Site 3019-A
Memorial ID 42281924 · View Source
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Uncle Don was Navy and took command of his first ship at Peral Harbor shortly before Dec.7, 1941. He was on board on that Sunday morning. He survived only to be killed in a plane crash 2yrs. later, returning from the South Pacific. He was one of many top officers lost that day. His wife, Hazel May, is buried with him.


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  • Created by: Margaret Gibson
  • Added: 22 Sep 2009
  • Find A Grave Memorial 42281924
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Capt Donald Clarke Godwin (13 Sep 1888–21 Jan 1943), Find A Grave Memorial no. 42281924, citing Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Arlington County, Virginia, USA ; Maintained by Margaret Gibson (contributor 47170683) .