New York, USA
|Death: ||Jul. 10, 1864|
Civil War Veteran
Co G 3rd Iowa Cavalry
From Military Records:
Nativity New York.
Enlisted Aug. 26, 1861, as Sixth Corp
Mustered Aug. 30, 1861.
Promoted Fifth Corporal July 1, 1863
Died of disease July 9, 1864, Little Rock, Ark.
Service of the 3rd Iowa Cavalry included the Battle of Pea Ridge,Arkansas operations against Quantrill's guerrilla forces in Missouri and Arkansas, Siege of Vicksburg and Jackson,MS in 1863.Operations against the guerrilla troops of Forrest Feb – Apr 1864. campaign against Price in Arkansas and Missouri including Battles of Charlot,Marias des Cygnes, Mine Creek, Little Osage River, Grierson's Raid from Memphis on Mobile & Ohio Railroad Dec 1864, Capture of Macon,Ga Apr 1864, Duty at Macon and Atlanta as well as a multitude of other battles, skirmishes, campaigns and expeditions.
Albert Baker (1812 - 1871)
Elizabeth J. High Baker (1812 - 1850)
Albert Baker (1836 - 1864)
Charles A Baker (1838 - 1862)*
John Caleb Baker (1848 - 1860)*
James Herbert Baker (1850 - 1850)*
Note: Birth year based on age at enlistment
Little Rock National Cemetery
Plot: 2, 0, 1757
Maintained by: Ron Fleck
Originally Created by: US Veterans Affairs Offi...
Record added: Feb 25, 2000
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