William is not remembered on the war memorial at Christchurch Park.
Born: 1921, Ipswich.
Died: 26th December 1944; age: 23; drowned at Scottburgh Beach, KwaZulu Natal, South Africa.
Rank: Air Mechanic: Service Number: 47983V.
Regiment: South African Air Force, 5 Squadron.
Relatives Notified & Address: Son of William E. and Vera C. Goose.
Father: William Edward Goose, born November 1899, Ipswich.
Mother: Vera Constance Goose (nee Mulley), born February 1901, Wykes Bishop Street, Ipswich.
Sister: Vera Nellie Goose, born February 1920, Ipswich.