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Parker, William H.

Rank and Name, Sergeant William H. Parker.

Unit/Placed in, 28th Bomber Squadron, 19th Bomber Group (Heavy).


William is born approx. on 1917 in Adams County, Washington.

Father, George M. Parker.

Mother, Olive W. Parker.

Born in Canada.

Sister(s), Alice M. Parker.


William enlisted the service in Washington with service number # 6581531.


William ‘s Crew-members and their position on-board the plane a B-17 were,

1st Lt.           William H. Watson             Pilot

1st Lt.           John F. Putnam                Co Pilot

1st Lt.           James O. Etter                 Navigator

S/Sgt.           Robert A. Abadie               Bombardier

T/Sgt.          Eugene M. Clemens            Engineer

Sgt.              Leo T. Ranta                    ??

Sgt.              Robert V. Coplay               ??

Corp.            Philip A. Deal                    Gunner

Sgt.              William H. Parker              Gunner


William was KIA when the plane was attacked by more dan 8 A6M2 Zeros shot and crashed in the Solomon Sea on Aug. 2, 1942, he is honored with an Air Medal, Distinguished Flying Cross, Purple Heart, Good Conduct Medal, American Campaign Medal, Distinguished Unit Citation, Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal, WW II Victory Medal.


William is buried/mentioned at Manila American Cemetery and Memorial Manila, Metro Manila, National Capital Region, Philippines.

Walls of the missing.


Thanks to, https://www.pacificwrecks.com/aircraft/b-17/41-2435.html


Jean Louis Vijgen, WW2-Pacific Website.

Air Force Info, Rolland Swank.

ABMC Website, https://abmc.gov

Navy Info, http://navylog.navymemorial.org

POW Info, http://www.mansell.com    Dwight Rider and Wes injerd.

Family Info, https://www.familysearch.org

Marines Info, https://missingmarines.com/    Geoffrey Roecker

Medals Info, https://www.honorstates.org


Philppine Info, http://www.philippine-scouts.org/

Find a Grave, https://www.findagrave.com






28th Bomber Squadron
19th Bomber Group
Jackson Airfield (7 mile drome) New Guinea
Plane Search Bomb Group
Plane Search Bomb Group
Japanese A6M5 Zero
His rank Sergeant