Virginia Heroes

William Louis Parks

Coxswain, Navy

Born: September 18, 1925
Hometown: Accomack County
Served In: World War II
Casualty Date: April 2, 1945
Died In: Southwest of Kerama Retto

Served aboard the USS Dickerson APD-21. He was killed in a Japanese Kamikaze attack. He is buried in Onancock Cemetery, Onancock, VA.

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