George Goodwin Goodwin

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Engineer Vice-Admiral SIR George Goodwin Goodwin, K.C.B., M.I.M.E., HON. L.L.D., Royal Navy (28 May, 1862 – 2 April, 1945) was an officer of the Royal Navy.

Early Life & Career

On the occasion of the King's birthday he was appointed an Ordinary Member of the Third Class, or Companion, in the Civil Division of the Most Honourable Order of the Bath (C.B.) on 3 June, 1913.[1]

Goodwin was placed on the Retired List dated 28 May, 1922.[2]


  • "Eng. Vice-Admiral Sir George Goodwin" (Obituaries). The Times. Thursday, 5 April, 1945. Issue 50109, col E, p. 7.

Service Record

Naval Appointments
Preceded by
Henry J. Oram
Deputy Engineer-in-Chief
25 Oct, 1907[3] – 7 Jun, 1917
Succeeded by
Edouard Gaudin
Preceded by
Sir Henry J. Oram
Engineer-in-Chief of the Fleet
8 Jun, 1917[4]
Succeeded by
Sir Robert B. Dixon


  1. The London Gazette: (Supplement) no. 28724. p. 3903. 3 June, 1913.
  2. The London Gazette: no. 32720. p. 4550. 16 June, 1922.
  3. The Navy List. (January, 1915). p. 371a.
  4. The Navy List. (January, 1921). p. 429.