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G. Alvah Good

  • MS69
  • Person
  • 1936-1962

George Alvah Good, s/o Frank Atwood Good & Mary Elizabeth Gilmore, was born in Woodstock NB on 26 May 1896. On 17 Nov 1936 he married Ella Duff and they had one son
Frank A.D. During WW I he served first as a lieutenant in the Composite Battalion on guard duty at the Halifax Citadel, then as Scout Officer of the 28th Overseas Battalion and subsequently as a captain in the RAF until his plane crashed and the injuries required surgery. He received degrees from UNB but due to ill health was unable to complete medical sudies at McGill. He was a past president of the York Sunbury Historical Society and, for many years, as secretary. He contributed papers regularly to society meetings and collected historical records and artefacts. He was also involved with a number of other organizations including the RCAF, Canadian Legion, Gyro, Masons, Canadian Club, Art Club, the old Fredericton Brass Band, as well as several horticultural societies. G. Alvah Good died on 27 Oct 1962.