Commissaryman First Class William H. Goodman Jr. , USN (ret), a resident of
Jacksonville, Florida, died on 15 March 1997 at the age of 74. He reported to the USS Tiru SS416,
undergoing construction, as a CS1 in 1948 and was transferred to shore duty on
January 1950. Petty Officer Goodman
was a veteran of World War II, the Korean War, and the Vietnam War. He was born on
28 July 1922. Petty Officer Goodman enlisted
in the Navy in May 1941 and retired in November 1970. He is buried in the
Riverside Memorial Park Cemetery in Jacksonville.