William D. Parton
June 8, 1944
William Donald “Rusty” Parton died on the 13th of May at Sollaciano, Italy, during World War II. He was killed in action while serving as a U.S. Army Private, buried in St. Mary Cemetery, Arcata. Son of Nellie Parton, brother of Clara Falk, Fred Fearrien, Emil, Eugune, and Herman Parton.