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CPT Edward Lee Baker, Jr

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CPT Edward Lee Baker, Jr

  • Birth 28 Dec 1865
  • Death 26 Aug 1913 Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California, USA
  • Burial Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California, USA
  • Plot Section 3, Lot 130, Grave 2 SE
  • Memorial ID 7867367

Spanish-American Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He served in the United States Army during the War with Spain as a Sergeant Major in the 10th United States Cavalry. He was awarded the CMOH for his bravery at Santiago, Cuba, on July 1, 1898. His citation reads "Left cover and, under fire, rescued a wounded comrade from drowning." The date that his Medal was awarded to him was unrecorded.

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  • Added: 14 Sep 2003
  • Find A Grave Memorial 7867367
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for CPT Edward Lee Baker, Jr (28 Dec 1865–26 Aug 1913), Find A Grave Memorial no. 7867367, citing Angelus Rosedale Cemetery, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .