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Leo Francis Baker
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Birth: Apr. 24, 1926
Wellston
Jackson County
Ohio, USA
Death: Apr. 19, 1961, Cuba

Participant in the Bay of Pigs Invasion. Flight Engineer. Alabama Air National Guardsmen. Recipient of Distinguished Intelligence Cross (The Central Intelligence Agency's highest award for Heroism.)

On April 19, 1961, Pilot, Capt "Pete" Ray and Flight Engineer, Leo Baker were shot down in their B-26 Bomber near Playa Giron, Cuba. The two men survived the crash but were killed in a shootout with Cuban Soldiers.

Remains were not recovered. 
 
Burial:
Unknown
Specifically: Remains were not recovered
 
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Record added: May 06, 2011
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Leo Francis Baker
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