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Pvt William H Baker

Pvt William H Baker

Birth
New York, USA
Death 14 Jul 1944 (aged 28–29)
France
Burial Colleville-sur-Mer, Departement du Calvados, Basse-Normandie, France
Plot Plot A Row 10 Grave 16
Memorial ID 56642037 · View Source
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Husband of Eleanor Baker who resided in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

William served as a Private in the 8th Infantry Regiment, 4th Infantry Division, U.S. Army during World War II.

Prior to the war he resided at 87 York Street, Rochester, Monroe County, New York.

He enlisted in the Army on November 25, 1940, prior to the war, in Rochester, New York. He was noted, at the time of his enlistment, as being Single, without dependents.

He was "Killed In Action" in France during the war.

He was awarded the Purple Heart.

Service # 32027053

Bio by:
Russell S. "Russ" Pickett

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  • Created by: CWGC/ABMC
  • Added: 8 Aug 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 56642037
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Pvt William H Baker (1915–14 Jul 1944), Find A Grave Memorial no. 56642037, citing Normandy American Cemetery and Memorial, Colleville-sur-Mer, Departement du Calvados, Basse-Normandie, France ; Maintained by CWGC/ABMC (contributor 6) .