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We will remember them
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In Remembrance of
Herbert Henry Goodenough

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Date of birth: 17th June 1914
Place of birth: Northfleet, Kent, England
Parents: Henry and Eliza Goodenough
Wife: Elizabeth Goodenough
Previous occupation: Motor driver
Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Cook (S)
Service Number: P/MX 65214
Joined Hood: 26th November 1940
Left Hood: 24th May 1941 (loss of ship)
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Biographical Information:

Herbert was born on 17th June 1914 in Northfleet, Strood, Kent to Henry and Eliza Goodenough. The family later lived in Fareham, Hampshire. He was the husband of Annie Elizabeth Goodenough. Together they had two daughters, June Anne and Gladys Irene. He was 26 years old at the time of his loss.

Additional Photos

Herbert (left), his father Henry (centre) and brother Edward (right)

Hood Chapel, Church of St. John the Baptist, Boldre, Hampshire, England

Photos of the memorial

Portsmouth Naval Memorial, Southsea, Hampshire, England

Photos of the memorial

The part of the memorial in which the Hood casualty names can be found.
(Panels 45 to 61)

Herbert's name is in Column 3 of Panel 57.

Detail of Herbert's name.

Commonwealth War Graves Commission
'Register of Deaths of Naval Ratings' (data extracted by Director of Naval Personnel (Disclosure Cell), Navy Command HQ, 2009)
His daughter, June Anne Dixon (information, June 2005)