From USNA Virtual Memorial Hall

Timothy A Parker '10

Date of birth: May 15, 1887

Date of death: March 25, 1915

Age: 27

Lucky Bag

From the 1910 Lucky Bag:


Timothy was lost on March 25, 1915 when USS F-4 (SS 23) during a test dive off of Honolulu. He was the executive officer; all 21 officers and crew aboard were lost.

F-4 was the first commissioned submarine of the US Navy to be lost at sea.

He was survived by his sister and brother. He is buried with most of the rest of the officers and crew in Arlington National Cemetery.

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Class of 1910

Timothy is one of 15 members of the Class of 1910 on Virtual Memorial Hall.

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