• Robert Goddard

  • Collar Number(s) PC 262 PC 54 PS 4


  • Career History/Biography

    Robert John Goddard was born on in Little Melton, near Norwich, Norfolk


    Robert Goddard joined Essex County Constabulary on .

    Before joining, Robert worked as a Groom in the Imperial Yeomanry

    Previous Occupation: Groom in the Imperial Yeomanry (demobilisation from 20th Battalion, 18/06/1901)

    Essex County Constabulary
    01/07/1901 - 31/03/1914
    Resigned to join Southend on Sea Constabulary
    Collar Number: PC 262

    Southend-on-Sea Constabulary
    01/04/1914 - 21/07/1925
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    Collar Number: PC 54, PS 4
    14/09/1921: Promoted to Sergeant


    Highest Rank Attained: Sergeant


    • Postings

    • 1901: Springfield
    • 1903: Elmdon


Post Career:

  • Robert left the police on for reason: Retired - Pensioned



    Record of Service

    Robert Goddard's record of service survives in Essex Police Archives.


    † Robert John Goddard died on