|Birth: ||Nov. 26, 1922|
|Death: ||Feb. 19, 1945|
William Leonard Baker, Second Lieutenant, U. S. Marine Corps Reserve. Home Address Hobart, Kiowa County Oklahoma.
wife Mrs. W. L. Baker Skirvin Tower Hotel, Oklahoma City Oklahoma.
William Leonard Baker born Nov 26 1922 enlisted in autumn of 1942.
Order of the Purple Heart
Asiatic Pacific Campagain Medal
Attended Texas A & M University Bryan, Texas College Station
Attended Oklahoma University, Norman, Oklahoma
Member of the First Presbyterian Church.
Sailed for duth overseas with 4th Marine Division Oct 1944.
died Feb 1945 in action Iwo Jeima Volcano Island West Pacific.
Was in the invasion of Iwo Jeima beaches.
Hobart Rose Cemetery
Created by: Pat Sproat
Record added: Jan 07, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 23826263
Added: Feb. 27, 2013
From the book, The Men & Women in WWI from Kiowa County: LT William L. Baker, son of Mr. & Mrs. Cecil C. Baker, graduated from Hobart High School and attended OU. His wife was Harriet Ann (Broadus) Baker. He entered the Marines in July 1943, trained at...(Read more)|
Added: Mar. 11, 2011
Galeen Irvin Chain
Added: Jul. 19, 2010
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