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 Alfred Clayton Baker, Jr

Alfred Clayton Baker, Jr

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Death 3 Jun 1968 (aged 46)
Burial Raleigh, Wake County, North Carolina, USA
Plot Section 23, site 368
Memorial ID 3272457 · View Source
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"Whoever forces you to go one mile, go with him two." (Matthew 5:41)

Sergeant, Battery B, 376th Parachute Field Artillery Battalion (attached to the 82nd Airborne Division).

Alfred Clayton Baker, Jr.'s death certificate, 3 Jun 1968, recorded his parents as Alfred C. Baker, Sr. and Bettie Blanch Finch in: "North Carolina Deaths and Burials, 1898-1994," index, Familysearch (https://familysearch.org).

PARENTS:
Alfred Clayton Baker, Sr. (12 Nov 1886 - 27 Nov 1950), born in Nash Co NC
Obit: Wilson Daily Times, 29 Nov 1950, Wilson Co NC
Bettie Blanche Finch (24 Aug 1892 - 27 Aug 1963), born in Wilson Co NC
Obit: Wilson Daily Times, 30 Aug 1963, Wilson Co NC

SIBLINGS:
Oscar Clayton Baker (1 Apr 1908 - 20 Feb 1960) NC
Thelma Beatrice Baker Lee (30 Aug 1914 - 11 Sep 2006) NC
Edna A. Baker McMillan (22 May 1918 - 15 Oct 1982) NC
Lucille Baker (23 Sep 1928), married, of Mercer Co PA
William Taft Baker (6 Apr 1930 - 31 Mar 1990) NC
Malcolm Dean Baker (23 Dec 1932 – 29 Jun 1958), Korean War, died in Polk, PA; Malcolm (Mac) was the last of 13 children and those children not listed died young or at birth.

GRANDFATHERS:
Joe S. Baker (6 May 1865 - 9 Jul 1935) Nash Co NC (see Joe S. Baker Family Cemetery)
Doctor Franklin Finch (4 Dec 1858 - 1 May 1917) Wilson Co NC (# 17355676 and # 17355693, Caswell Finch Family Cemetery)

Alfred, Jr. and his siblings are on page 66 of "Finch Families of Dixie, 300 Years in the South" (1979), as: "Oscar; Thelma; Edna; Julian (Alfred Clayton Baker, Jr.); William Thomas (William Taft); Mae (Mac, Malcolm)."

Birth certificate: Malcolm D. Baker, 23 Dec 1933, Cleveland Township, Johnson Co NC.
USAF: Malcolm D. Baker (ID number AF-13-467-077), 1st Aeromedical Group at Donaldson AFB, SC.
Certificate of Marriage: Malcolm D. Baker & Lila Marian Gordon, 1954, Winchester VA, 31665-2188.
Death certificate: Malcolm D. Baker, 29 Jun 1958; Polk, Venango Co PA; Oak Hill Cemetery, Sandy Lake PA.
VA files for Malcolm D. Baker: 1950 declaration of dependency from his mother; 1956 birth certificate of his son (only child).


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North Carolina; Sergeant, Battery B, 376 Parachute, Field Artillery, World War II


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  • Maintained by: HH Hicks
  • Originally Created by: US Veterans Affairs Office
  • Added: 4 Mar 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 3272457
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Alfred Clayton Baker, Jr (21 Jun 1921–3 Jun 1968), Find A Grave Memorial no. 3272457, citing Raleigh National Cemetery, Raleigh, Wake County, North Carolina, USA ; Maintained by HH Hicks (contributor 47402274) .