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Alfred Parker Goddin, Jr.

Captain, Army

Born: November 5, 1920
Hometown: Richmond City, Virginia
Served In: World War II
Casualty Date: April 1, 1945
Died In: Luzon, Philippine Islands
Awards: Bronze Star Medal, Purple Heart

Captain Goddin served with the 99th Field Artillery, 1st Calvary Division. He was wounded at Antipolo Luzon, Philippines, and died in Hollandia, New Guinea.

He was a 1942 graduate of Virginia Military Institute.

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