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PFC Ellis Lee Baird
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Birth: Aug. 20, 1924
Death: Jan. 3, 1945

Killed in Action. Age 20 from Duncansville.

Son of Minnie (Morgan) Baird and the late John M. Baird(d. 1944), of Huntingdon.

Siblings include: Eleanor A., Kathryn E. Carl J., Dean R., Glenn H.,

Ellis graduated from Hollidaysburg High School, Class of 1942.
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Private 1st class. Member of the 101st airborne division. Entered the Army March 10, 1943. Went overseas in May 1944.

Date of Death Jan. 3, 1945.
Killed in action in Bastogne, Belgium.

Posthumously awarded the Purple Heart.

Source: Altoona Mirror Extras

 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  John M Baird (1877 - 1944)
  Minnie G Morgan Baird (1882 - 1958)
 
 Siblings:
  Harold B. Baird (1899 - 1942)*
  Mildred E Baird (1901 - 1917)*
  Donald F Baird (1905 - 1944)*
  Eleanor B Baird Horn (1908 - 1999)*
  Kathryn E. Baird Rohm (1913 - 1970)*
  John Carl Baird (1914 - 1963)*
  Leroy M Baird (1916 - 1917)*
  Kenneth Dean Baird (1918 - 1971)*
  Ellis Lee Baird (1924 - 1945)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
PFC Co F 501st PRCHT Inf 101st AB Div, Killed in Action, Bastogne, Belgium
 
Burial:
Carson Valley Cemetery
Duncansville
Blair County
Pennsylvania, USA
Plot: S2, E, 24, 7 - 038-15
 
Maintained by: Sky
Originally Created by: jbowers
Record added: Sep 24, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 30057390
PFC Ellis Lee Baird
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