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Thread #128191 Message #2867611
Posted By: Sugwash
19-Mar-10 - 09:50 AM
Thread Name: Obit:Fess Parker: Davy Crockett, Daniel Boone 2010
Subject: RE: Obit: Fess Parker: Davy Crockett, Daniel Boone
In the Royal Navy, Fess was the nickname often given to those with the surname Parker (although sometimes it was Nosey). I hadn't twigged that it was derived from the Davey Crockett actor.
May he rest in peace.