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MG Walter Campbell Baker
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Birth: Sep. 22, 1877
Chester County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Feb. 20, 1957, USA

Enlisted service May-October 1898. Commissioned in the Artillery in 1901. Graduated from the Army War College in 1923 and Command and General Staff School in 1924. Commandant of the Chemical Warfare School 1927-1929.

Major General in May 1937 as Chief of the Chemical Warfare Service. Retired in April 1941. Recalled to active duty in June 1941 for duty in the office of the Under Secretary of War until March 1942. Thereafter with the War Production Board. Retired again in February 1944.

Decorations included the Distinguished Service Medal. Died on February 20, 1957.
 
 
Burial:
Arlington National Cemetery
Arlington
Arlington County
Virginia, USA
Plot: SECTION 3 SITE 2042
 
Created by: John Michael
Record added: Sep 01, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 29466807
MG Walter Campbell Baker
Added by: John Michael
 
MG Walter Campbell Baker
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Added by: James Seidelman
 
 
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Thank you for your great service in preserving our country's freedom. I will honor you in the only way that I can . . . by remembering you always. May you rest in peace.
- Charles A. Lewis
 Added: Jan. 14, 2011
 
 
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