|Death: ||Sep. 18, 1944|
Edward T. Baker
Technician Fourth Class, U.S. Army
Service # 37267364
317th Infantry Regiment, 80th Infantry Division
Entered the Service from: Nebraska
Buried at: Plot C Row 19 Grave 54
Lorraine American Cemetery
St. Avold, France
Awards: Purple Heart
T4 Edward T. Baker, son of Mr. and Mrs. Lester T. Baker, 6008 N. Street, was killed in action with the infantry September 18, in France according to the War Department telegram received by his parents.
Technician Baker had been overseas since August 1944. He attended South High School and was working at the Masonic Temple at the time of his induction.
Pvt. Baker was 25 years old. He is survived by his parents Mr. and Mrs. Lester Baker; brother Staff Sargent Gerald, TCP Warren, sister, Mrs. Charles Rubec.
Memorial Services, Sunday 1 p.m. from the Kunold Mortuary, 24th and J Streets, Rev. A.G. Swanson officiating.
October 8, 1944 Omaha World Harold Morning page 12A
(Correction: He is proceeded in death by his mother Anna May Alexander Baker Dec. 1924.)
Many thanks to Vicky Johnson for providing information on this Obit
Lester T. Baker (1890 - 1960)
Anna May Alexander Baker (1893 - 1924)
June Adel Baker Rubek (1916 - 2004)*
Edward T Baker (1919 - 1944)
Warren Lee Baker (1920 - 1999)*
Gerald Baker (1923 - 1998)*
Edward T. Baker
Tec4 ~ 317th Infantry Regiment,
80th Infantry Division
Nebraska ~ September 18, 1944
Note: Entered the service from Nebraska.
Lorraine American Cemetery and Memorial
Departement de la Moselle
Plot: Section C Row 19 Grave 54
Maintained by: Loren Bender
Originally Created by: CWGC/ABMC
Record added: Aug 08, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 56652410
Remember our Veterans, Our family Hero's... some who gave the ultimate sacrifice to protect our daily Freedoms and Liberties, .... Thanks,, Edward ,,,for your service and your ultimate sacrifice,,, Niet Tevergeefs ,,,you are not forgotten.|
Michael V Drachman
Added: Jul. 12, 2014
In Remembrance. I knew your sister June. I'm sure your were like her in many ways. Eternal Peace young man.|
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