Pvt Roscoe F Baker

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Pvt Roscoe F Baker

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Death 10 Feb 1945 (aged 25)
Burial Honolulu, Honolulu County, Hawaii, USA
Plot O 313
Memorial ID 64284442 · View Source
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Baker was killed as a bystander by flying debris from a B-29 named "Jook" Girl as it crashed on takeoff from the island of Tinian on February 10, 1945. The entire crew of 11 men were killed. They were fully loaded and headed for a bombing mission to Ota, Japan. The B-29 was not able to gain altitude and crashed.

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Gravesite Details Entered the service from South Carolina.

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  • Created by: Jeff Hall
  • Added: 16 Jan 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 64284442
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Pvt Roscoe F Baker (2 May 1919–10 Feb 1945), Find A Grave Memorial no. 64284442, citing National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Honolulu, Honolulu County, Hawaii, USA ; Maintained by Jeff Hall (contributor 47296194) .