Born: 1924, Ipswich.
Died: 30th June 1944; age: 19; of Rheumatic Pericarditis at 13, Kings Avenue, Ipswich. Jacks’ mother, Ethel Gooding was present at the death of her son.
Residence: 13, Kings Avenue, Ipswich.
Rank: Aircraftman 2nd Class; Service Number: 1863193.
Regiment: Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve.
Relatives Notified & Address: Son of Frederick Charles & Ethel May Gooding, of Ipswich.
Father: Frederick Charles Gooding, born May 1888, Ipswich.
Mother: Ethel May Gooding (nee Barnes), born July 1888, Norwich, Norfolk. A School Caretaker.
ENGLAND & WALES REGISTER 1939.
Jack was living with his mother & siblings at their family home – 13, Kings Avenue, Ipswich.
Ethel, a School Caretaker.
Frank Herbert Gooding, a Furniture Carpenter, born September 1912, Ipswich.
Gladys May Gooding, a Tailoress Foreman, born October 1909, Ipswich.
Edward John Gooding, a Public Transport Fitter, born November 1914, Ipswich.
Doris E. Gooding, born 1918, Ipswich.
Frederick Charles Gooding, a Fish Merchant’s Assistant, born May 1920, Ipswich.
Roy M. Gooding, born 1924, Ipswich.