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Capt Benjamin F Baker
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Birth: Oct. 9, 1835
Maine, USA
Death: Oct. 28, 1921

Captain Baker was the Superintendent of Fort McPherson National Cemetery from November 1885 to February 1892 and again from May 1905 to November 1909. He enlisted in 1862 in Co. D, 72nd Illinois Infantry. He was later commissioned captain of Company H, 3rd Heavy Artillery, on April 20, 1864 and served in the Army until 1876. 
 
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  Mary E Baker (____ - 1905)
 
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Capt Benj F Baker, Born Oct 9, 1835 Died Oct 28 1921, Age 86 yrs 19 ds. At Rest.

Captain, U.S. Army
 
Burial:
Fort McPherson National Cemetery
Maxwell
Lincoln County
Nebraska, USA
Plot: C, 0, 800
 
Created by: George Bacon
Record added: Feb 25, 2000
Find A Grave Memorial# 313593
Capt Benjamin F Baker
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Capt Benjamin F Baker
Added by: George Bacon
 
Capt Benjamin F Baker
Added by: George Bacon
 
 
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You served our country faithfully. May we always cherish our freedom by honoring your memory. God bless you!
- Darlene T.
 Added: May. 28, 2010

- Kathline York Forrester
 Added: Sep. 24, 2012
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- George Bacon
 Added: Nov. 11, 2007
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