Private John Henry Baker

Oxford and Bucks Light Infantry

Died: Sunday 25 August 1918 (aged 37)

Connected records

Record:
BAKER, JOHN HENRY
Additional information:
Son of David and Sarah Baker; husband of Sarah Baker, of Sycamore Rd., Chalfont St. Giles, Bucks.
Cemetery:
BAC-DU-SUD BRITISH CEMETERY, BAILLEULVAL
Cemetery/memorial reference:
III. E. 12.
Country:
France

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Private John Henry Baker

Private John Henry Baker 3682. Unit: 58th Battalion, Australian Imperial Force. Death: 15 July 1916
CWGC family information: Son of John Clarke Baker and Alison Baker; husband of E. M. Baker, of 31, Windsor St., Footscray, Victoria, Australia. Born at Braybrook, Victoria.

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Name recorded:
Baker, John Henry
Memorial:
Boxford Residents (WMR 76154)
Location:
Boxford, Suffolk
Name recorded:
Baker, John Henry
Memorial:
Albert Village (WMR 88622)
Location:
Albert Village, Leicestershire
Name recorded:
Baker, J H
Memorial:
Tollington School - WW1 and WW2 (WMR 70526)
Location:
Muswell Hill, Greater London
Name recorded:
Baker, J H
Memorial:
Brixton Postmen Roll of Honour WW1 (WMR 72527)
Location:
Brixton, Greater London
Name recorded:
Baker, J H
Memorial:
Otford - WW1 and WW2 (WMR 1796)
Location:
Otford, Kent
Name recorded:
Baker, J H
Memorial:
Hale - WW1 and WW2 Cross (WMR 23637)
Location:
Hale, Surrey
Name recorded:
Baker, J H
Memorial:
Isleworth (WMR 2668)
Location:
Isleworth, Greater London
Name recorded:
Baker, J H
Memorial:
Farnham (WMR 23581)
Location:
Farnham, Surrey
Name recorded:
Baker, J H
Memorial:
Farnham (WMR 23581)
Location:
Farnham, Surrey
Name recorded:
Baker, J H
Memorial:
Ore - WW1 (WMR 17078)
Location:
Ore, East Sussex

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Name:
Lieutenant Baker
Context:
departed_posted
Date:
21 Aug 1918
Diary:
2 DIVISION: 100 Field Ambulance (page 350)
Name:
Bombardier Baker
Context:
Killed in action
Date:
22 Aug 1918
Diary:
1 DIVISION: Divisional Trench Mortar Batteries (page 275)
Name:
Bombardier S Baker
Context:
Killed in action
Date:
22 Aug 1918
Diary:
1 DIVISION: Divisional Trench Mortar Batteries (page 275)
Name:
Bombardier S Baker
Context:
other
Date:
23 Aug 1918
Diary:
1 DIVISION: Divisional Trench Mortar Batteries (page 275)
Name:
Lieutenant H J Baker
Context:
returned_posted
Date:
26 Aug 1918
Diary:
2 DIVISION: 100 Field Ambulance (page 353)