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Pte Frederick Goodman, 14840, 13th Battalion Royal Sussex Regiment, died on June 20th, 1917, shortly after admission to a casualty clearing station with battlefield wounds. He was aged 22.
He enlisted soon after the outbreak of war and had been in France only 11 months when the news reached his mother Annie Goodman (nee Saunders) and grandmother, who were living at 9 Surrey Street, Luton. He had a brother, Sidney John, and sister, Clara Anne, living at 9 Wenlock Street, at the time.
Prior to joining up, Frederick Goodman worked at the Diamond Foundry, Dallow Road. At the time of the 1911 Census he was a milkman living with his family at 120 Langley Street, Luton. His father, John, died in 1915.