Baker, William Robert, Pvt

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Last Rank
Private
Last Service Branch
Infantry
Last Primary MOS
605-Heavy Machine Gunner
Last MOS Group
Infantry (Enlisted)
Primary Unit
1918-1919, 522, 1st Battalion, 325th Infantry/HHC
Service Years
1917 - 1918
Official/Unofficial US Army Certificates
Cold War Certificate

Private


Four Service Stripes



Two Overseas Service Bars


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Home State
Alabama
Alabama
Year of Birth
1896
 
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Baker Hill
Last Address
Baker Hill

Casualty Date
Oct 12, 1918
 
Cause
Hostile, Died
Reason
Artillery, Rocket, Mortar
Location
France
Conflict
World War I
Location of Interment
American Cemetery - Meuse-Argonne, France
Wall/Plot Coordinates
Plot A, Row 34, Grave 28

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 Unit Assignments
1st Battalion, 325th Infantry
  1917-1919, 522, 1st Battalion, 325th Infantry/HHC
  1918-1919, 522, 1st Battalion, 325th Infantry/HHC
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1917-1918 World War I
  1918-1918 Meuse-Argonne Campaign/Meuse-Argonne Offensive, Phase 1
 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
Killed in action while serving as a Private in Company E, 325th Infantry Regiment, 82nd Infantry Division participating in combat in France.

Remains interred in Plot A, Row 34, Grave 28, in the Meuse-Argonne American Cemetery, Ramagne, France;

He had worked as a farmer on his own propterty prior to enlistment.


NOK: (Mother) Mrs. Mary E. Baker, Bakerhill, Barbour County, Alabama;

Home at time of enlistment: Bakerhill, Barbour County, Alabama;
 
   
Comments/Citation

Source: List of Mothers and Widows of American Soldiers, Sailors, and Marines entitled to make a Pilgrimage to the War Cemeteries in Europe. (House Resolution 15, 71st Congress, 2nd Session, Dec 21, 1929. (page 3)

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