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William Leonard Baker
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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.
Decorations
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.
 
 
Burial:
Hobart Rose Cemetery
Hobart
Kiowa County
Oklahoma, USA
 
Created by: Pat Sproat
Record added: Jan 07, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 23826263
William Leonard Baker
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- Honor WWII
 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)
- Linda Cardenas
 Added: Mar. 11, 2011

- Galeen Irvin Chain
 Added: Jul. 19, 2010
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