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Bernard Goodman

Bernard Goodman

About Bernard

Bernard Goodman was born in Liverpool, Lancashire, England, on 22 April 1896, the son of Michael and Bridget Goodman. He resided with his parents and siblings at 270 Beaufort Street, Liverpool.

He served as a trimmer in the Engineering Department on board the Lusitania during her final voyage. When the great liner sank off the Old Head of Kinsale, southern Ireland he was counted amongst the survivors.

Bernard Goodman continued to serve in the mercantile marine until his retirement.

He died in Liverpool in 1967, aged 71 years.


Register of Births, Marriages and Deaths, 1901 Census of England and Wales, 1911 Census of England and Wales, Cunard Records, PRO BT 350.

Bernard Goodman



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Address at time of sailing:
270 Beaufort Street, Liverpool
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