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SSgt Meade Hite Baker, Jr
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Birth: Feb. 5, 1913
Cumberland County
Virginia, USA
Death: Jun. 6, 1944
Caen, France

Staff Sergeant, 116th Infantry Regiment, 29th Infantry Division, US Army. Entered the service from Virginia. Virginia Tech Class of 1938. Killed in action. His brother Moorman Shepherd Baker also served in the 116th Infantry and also landed on Omaha Beach, but survived the war. 
 
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 Parents:
  Meade Hite Baker (1876 - 1926)
  Katherine Nesbit Shepherd Baker (1877 - 1979)
 
 Siblings:
  Mary Tyler Baker Baber (1903 - 1980)*
  Meade Hite Baker (1913 - 1944)
  Moorman "Zip" Shepherd Baker (1916 - 2008)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Normandy American Cemetery and Memorial
Colleville-sur-Mer
Departement du Calvados
Basse-Normandie, France
Plot: Plot I Row 25 Grave 34
 
Maintained by: Doc Wilson
Originally Created by: CWGC/ABMC
Record added: Aug 08, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 56642027
SSgt Meade Hite Baker, Jr
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SSgt Meade Hite Baker, Jr
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SSgt Meade Hite Baker, Jr
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For the 29th "Blue and Gray" Division.
- Doc Wilson
 Added: Apr. 19, 2012

- Jen Snoots
 Added: Nov. 10, 2008
Dear Meade, the brave sacrifice you made in a bad time was not made in vain. Every single life lost is remembered with love and honoured by many from all around the world. In this mourning and honouring, at least, we have all come to a solemn peace, and I...(Read more)
- Edda Meinikat
 Added: Nov. 10, 2008
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