Charles Bruce Baker,
b. July 16, 1844, in Whitehall, Ill.
d. October 11, 1920
Residence White Hall IL; 18 years old.
Enlisted on 6/15/1863 as a Private.
On 6/25/1863 he mustered into "I" Co. IL 91st Infantry
He was transferred out on 7/12/1865
On 7/12/1865 he transferred into "I" Co. IL 28th Infantry
He was Mustered Out on 3/10/1866
Married Francis A. Wilder on 10/14/68)
His grandfather, Moses Baker, served in the Revolutionary War. His father John Baker, served in the Black Hawk Indian War and was a personal friend of Abraham Lincoln.
Federal Pension Information:
He applied for a pension on 5/4/1883 from the state of IN
application # 422,318
He applied for a pension on 9/21/1889 from the state of KS
application # 729,765
His Widow (Francis A Baker) applied for a pension on 10/18/1920 from the state of KS
application # 1,164,838
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Record added: Oct 31, 2004
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