JACKSON, Goddard
(Service number 90787)

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Date 23 July 1883 Place of Birth Timaru

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Date Age
Address at Enlistment Waihi
Occupation Refinery hand
Previous Military Experience
Marital Status Married. Two children
Next of Kin Mrs E. V. JACKSON (wife), Mackay Street, Waihi
Religion Church of England
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Date 3 July 1968 Age 85 years
Place of Death Hamilyon
Memorial or Cemetery Hamilton Park Cemetery, Hamilton
Memorial Reference
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Biographical Notes

Goddard Jackson, born on 23 July 1883 at Timaru, was the son of Goddard and Penelope Victoria (née Franklin) Jackson. He attended Te Aro School, Wellington. In 1909 he married Elsie Viola Brown. They had two daughters - Ngaire Viola born in 1910 and Eva Valmai born in 1915.


NZ BDM Indexes (Department of Internal Affairs) [November 2017]; School Admission record (Wellington Branch NZSG) [14 November 2017]

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