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Adm William Sterling "Deak" Parsons
Birth: Nov. 26, 1901
Evanston
Cook County
Illinois, USA
Death: Dec. 5, 1953
Bethesda
Montgomery County
Maryland, USA

United States Army World War II Veteran. He was the Manhattan Project scientist aboard the Enola Gay, the plane that dropped the Atomic Bomb on Hiroshima on August 6, 1945. (bio by: Erik Lander) 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Harry Robert Parsons (1872 - 1961)
  Clara Sterling Doolittle Parsons (1873 - 1922)
 
 Children:
  Hannah Parsons (____ - 1935)*
 
 Siblings:
  William Sterling Parsons (1901 - 1953)
  Clarissa Matteson Parsons Fuller (1903 - 2001)*
  Harry Robert Parsons (1926 - 2011)**
  Richard Hallmark Parsons (1927 - 1927)**
  Amelia Jane Parsons (1928 - 1932)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Arlington National Cemetery
Arlington
Arlington County
Virginia, USA
Plot: Section 3, Lot 2167
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Erik Lander
Record added: May 04, 2002
Find A Grave Memorial# 6391051
Adm William Sterling Deak Parsons
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Adm William Sterling Deak Parsons
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Adm William Sterling Deak Parsons
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Thank you for your service during WW II. Rest in peace sir.
- Frank R. Adamski
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