Sergeant Ernest George Goodwin
Sergeant Ernest George Goodwin

Army Number : 202549

Battalion : 2/6th Battalion Sherwood Foresters (Notts & Derbys) Regiment.

Born in Wirksworth, Derbyshire. Son of Ernest George Goodwin, of Gilkin View, Wirksworth. He lived at 35 Coldwell Street, Wirksworth. Husband of Emma Goodwin, of 17, Adrian Street, Derby. He was a cotton tape weaver prior to enlisting at Wirksworth and was killed in action, 21st March 1918, age 29, during the German attack at Mory L'Abbaye, France.

Buried/Commemorated : Arras Memorial, France. Bay 7.


Photograph of Sergeant Goodwin kindly supplied by E. G. Millward.

Arras Memorial, France.
Photograph of name or grave not yet obtained.
Sergeant Goodwin is also commemorated on the following memorials:-
St. Mary's Church War Memorial, Wirksworth.