The Men

A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T W Y

GODSON, WILFRED PHILIP

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Corporal
5339020
20/09/1944
31
Royal Welch Fusiliers 4th Bn.
I. E. 7.
In glory everlasting

Additional Information:
Son of Colin Hugh and Myra Hannah Godson, of Holyport, Berkshire.

Wilfred Philip Godson got killed around Wilreit near Luyksgestel, Holland.

His father company serjeant major Colin Hugh Godson was killed during the battle of the Somme durin WWI and is commemorated at the Thiepval memorial. His older brother Colin Henry Godson died as a prisoner of war and is commemorated at the Lubuan memorial.

Godson was initially buried at Steensel.

Original gravesite at Meerveldhoven.