Son of Mr. and Mrs. W. J. P. Goodman of Cabarrus County. Enlisted at Concord, N.C., in Co. L, and did duty on the Mexican border. Honorably discharged at Morehead City, N.C. He volunteered for active service for his country on three different occasion before being finally accepted at Syracuse, N. Y., Oct. 10, 1917. Was trained at Camp Greene, N.C., and sailed for France March 10, 1918, as a member of Co. L, 28th Inf. Made the supreme sacrifice in France, July 15, 1918, and is buried in the American Cemetery at Mezy Aisne, France.