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W.H. Parker (1905–1966)

W.H. Parker was born on June 21, 1905 in Lead City, South Dakota, USA as William Henry Parker III. He is known for his work on Dragnet (1951), Dragnet (1954) and What's My Line? (1950). He was married to Amelia Helen Parker. He died on July 16, 1966 in Los Angeles, California, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

Dragnet Miscellaneous Crew
Dragnet Miscellaneous Crew
What's My Line?
What's My Line? Himself - Contestant


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  Dragnet (TV Series) (technical advisor - 43 episodes, 1952 - 1959) (police technical advisor - 4 episodes, 1952 - 1954)
- The Big Counterfeit (1959) ... (technical advisor - as Chief W.H. Parker)
- The Big Oskar (1958) ... (technical advisor - uncredited)
- The Big War (1958) ... (technical advisor - as Chief W.H. Parker)
- The Big Net (1956) ... (technical advisor - as Chief W.H. Parker)
- The Big Wish (1956) ... (technical advisor - as Chief W.H. Parker)
 1954 Dragnet (police technical advisor - uncredited)
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 1955 What's My Line? (TV Series)
Himself - Contestant
- Episode dated 21 August 1955 (1955) ... Himself - Contestant (as Bill Parker)
 1954 Dragnet
Himself (uncredited)

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Alternate Names:

Bill Parker | Chief W.H. Parker | William Parker

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