Walter Gilbert Parker

28 Dec 1923 - 18 Sep 1954

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Walter Gilbert Parker

28 Dec 1923 - 18 Sep 1954
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The burial record of Walter Gilbert Parker. Cemetery: Golden Gate National Cemetery, Location: San Bruno, San Mateo, California, United States. Birth: 28 Dec 1923, Death: 18 Sep 1954.

Life Information

Walter Gilbert Parker

Born:
Died:

Golden Gate National Cemetery

1300 Sneath Ln
San Bruno, San Mateo, California
United States

Notes

Department of Veterans Affairs
Cemetery: GOLDEN GATE NATIONAL CEMETERY
Plot: SECTION Q SITE 5364
Website: http://www.cem.va.gov/CEM/cems/nchp/goldengate.asp
Address: 1300 SNEATH LANE SAN BRUNO, CA 94066
Phone: (650) 589-7737
VA ID: 1319928

Military Service

CORPORAL
US ARMY
WORLD WAR II

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CPL - US ARMY - WORLD WAR II

Rank

CORPORAL

Branch

US ARMY

Conflicts

WORLD WAR II

Plot

SECTION Q SITE 5364

Life timeline of Walter Gilbert Parker

1923
Walter Gilbert Parker was born on 28 Dec 1923
Walter Gilbert Parker was 16 years old when World War II: Nazi Germany and Slovakia invade Poland, beginning the European phase of World War II. World War II, also known as the Second World War, was a global war that lasted from 1939 to 1945, although conflicts reflecting the ideological clash between what would become the Allied and Axis blocs began earlier. The vast majority of the world's countries—including all of the great powers—eventually formed two opposing military alliances: the Allies and the Axis. It was the most global war in history; it directly involved more than 100 million people from over 30 countries. In a state of total war, the major participants threw their entire economic, industrial, and scientific capabilities behind the war effort, blurring the distinction between civilian and military resources. World War II was the deadliest conflict in human history, marked by 50 to 85 million fatalities, most of whom were civilians in the Soviet Union and China. It included massacres, the genocide of the Holocaust, strategic bombing, premeditated death from starvation and disease and the only use of nuclear weapons in war.
Walter Gilbert Parker was 21 years old when World War II: German forces in the west agree to an unconditional surrender. The German Instrument of Surrender ended World War II in Europe. The definitive text was signed in Karlshorst, Berlin, on the night of 8 May 1945 by representatives of the three armed services of the Oberkommando der Wehrmacht (OKW) and the Allied Expeditionary Force together with the Supreme High Command of the Red Army, with further French and US representatives signing as witnesses. The signing took place 9 May 1945 at 00:16 local time.
Walter Gilbert Parker died on 18 Sep 1954 at the age of 30

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