Nichola Goddard

 

 

Age: 26

 

Summary: Canadian Forces soldier who arrived in Afghanistan in January 2006 and had been serving with the Princess Patricia's Canadian Light Infantry as a Forward Observation Officer whose parent unit was the 1st Regiment, Royal Canadian Horse Artillery, and who became the first female Canadian soldier to be killed in combat since World War II.

 

 

Cause of Death: Killed in a grenade attack

 

Born: May 2, 1980

 

Died: May 17, 2006

 

Location: Kandahar, Afghanistan