Named to remember Canadian Army Trooper Walter Henry Goodall, K 76212, from Macalister (between Williams Lake and Quesnel); serving with the Governor General's Horse Guards, RCAC, when he was killed in action 4 January 1945, age 24. Buried at Villanova Canadian War Cemetery, Ravenna, Italy, grave I. A. 5. Survived by parents Albert Edward and Gertrude Anne Goodall, North Vancouver.
Source: BC place name cards, or correspondence to/from BC's Chief Geographer or BC Geographical Names Office