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Daniel Gerrits Baker
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Birth: Jan. 18, 1883
Mantgum
Littenseradiel Municipality
Friesland, Netherlands
Death: Nov. 15, 1939
Dublin
Alameda County
California, USA

Daniel Baker was a private in the US Army during World War I. Born in Mantgum, Baarderadeel (now Littenseradiel), Friesland, The Netherlands, to Gerrit Eeltjes Bakker and Geertje Douwes Kuperus, he never married. At the age of 10, he and his family immigrated to the US on 17 Apr 1895, at Ellis Island, on the SS Majestic. He was naturalized in 1909. In 1920 he lived as a boarder with the Zysling family, (his sister) working as a laborer in Paterson, NJ. He was admitted to the US National Home for Disabled Volunteer Soldiers in Los Angeles, CA in Oct 1932, suffering from arterial sclerosis and hemorrhoids. He died of active pulmonary tuberculosis in 1939. 
 
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 Parents:
  Geertje Douwes Kuperus Bakker (1857 - 1902)
 
 Sibling:
  Daniel Gerrits Baker (1883 - 1939)
  Sytske Gerrits Bakker de Oude (1884 - 1970)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
New Jersey
Pvt 11 Field Arty
6 Division
US Army
World War I
Nov 15, 1939
 
Burial:
San Francisco National Cemetery
San Francisco
San Francisco County
California, USA
Plot: Sec EE Site 1144
 
Created by: Marilyn Posthumus Clark
Record added: Jan 26, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 104190979
Daniel Gerrits Baker
Added by: William Watt
 
Daniel Gerrits Baker
Added by: William Watt
 
Daniel Gerrits Baker
Added by: William Watt
 
 
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For my first cousin twice removed. Thanks for your service.
- Marilyn Posthumus Clark
 Added: Jan. 31, 2013

- Marilyn Posthumus Clark
 Added: Jan. 26, 2013
 
 
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