GODKIN, Noel Herbert

Rank: 
Captain
Unit/Base: 
48RM Commando
Regiment/Corps: 
Royal Marines
Service: 
Royal Navy
Died : 
Saturday, November 4, 1944
Killed in action or died of wounds
Age: 
32
Local Roll of Honour: 
Captain Noel Godkin 48RM Commando
Captain Noel Godkin, the administration officer [1], died during operations at Walcheren, Holland [2]. He was appointed MBE (Military Division) for distinguished service during the landing of Allied Forces in Normandy [3].
 
Sources
[1] D Day Commando - From Normandy to the Maas with 48RM Commando author Ken Ford.
[2] CWGC
[3] London Gazette 36947, page 995.
[Image] Haste to the Battle, author Maj. Gen. J.L. Moulton.
 
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