E. Goddard Limited has a proud heritage stretching from 1927 until today. Edward Goddard, a master cutler from Sheffield, England, emigrated to New Zealand and began designing and manufacturing knives in 1927. The company has grown steadily during its history. E. Goddard was a major supplier of combat knives for the U.S. Army in World War II. All major meat and fish processing companies in New Zealand and Australia currently use Victory Knives. E. Goddard continues to thrive today by maintaining the highest standards in manufacture and materials, building its reputation for unsurpassed quality.