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Goodwill, T., Pte., 1916
On the Thiepval Memorial is the name of 28/159 Private Thomas Goodwill, serving with the Northumberland Fusiliers who died 01/07/1916.

He is mentioned as a player with Newcastle United Football Club as told in To the Glory of God: Newcastle United and the Great War; Paul Joannou; 2018; Novo Publishing Ltd., ISBN 978 0 95 681562 0

Thomas Goodwill is remembered in Holywell on H67.02 and in Newcastle on NUT168

The name "T Goodwill" appears in the 16th Battalion History three times, pages 133, 163, 176 but all with the service number of 1845.

The CWGC entry for Private Goodwill

If you know more about this person, please send the details to janet@newmp.org.uk