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Roll of Honour Data Page
(images copyright J.Goodwin and family)
14 Dec 1918
as Charles Goodwin
(his middle name Peter would have been added upon his confirmation in the Catholic Faith)
591 Antrim Parachute Squadron RE
7 Feb 1943 granted Emergency Commission with rank of 2nd Lieutenant.
28 Sep 1944 joined 591 Antrim Para Sqn.
29 May 1956 confirmed with rank of Lieutenant with seniority from 5 May 1951 in Army Reserves of Officers.
27 April 1960 Lt. CP Goodwin relinquishs command on appointment to the Canadian Military forces and is granted the Honorary rank of Lieutenant.
son of Charles Goodwin and his wife Maida Katherine Josephine Hassard (1886-1958) ([m.1912 Birkenhead]
Younger brother of Robert and Irene Goodwin.
Father of Leonard Peter Goodwin, David Jim Goodwin and Anne Marie Goodwin.
Devoted much of his retirement to Catholic Biblical studies.
1950 Merlyn Decima Bennett (1921-2011) in Falmouth RD, Cornwall, England
17 Aug 1994 in Frederick, Maryland USA after a long illness.
Resthaven Memorial Gardens, Frederick, Maryland, US.
Obituary in the Frederick News Post paper 20 Aug 1994
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