Private William Laurence Baker

Yorkshire Regiment

Died: Thursday 26 September 1918 (aged 20)

Connected records

Record:
BAKER, WILLIAM LAURENCE
Additional information:
Son of William Hunter Baker and Margaret Ewen Baker, of 181, H.S. Edward St., South Shields. Born in Sunderland.
Cemetery:
GLAGEON COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION
Cemetery/memorial reference:
II. H. 5.
Country:
United Kingdom

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Name:
Second Lieutenant Baker
Context:
other
Date:
25 Sep 1918
Diary:
1 DIVISION: 1 Battalion Machine Gun Corps (page 141)
Name:
Lieutenant Baker
Context:
Wounded
Date:
29 Sep 1918
Diary:
1 DIVISION: 1 Battalion Machine Gun Corps (page 144)
Name:
Lieutenant A F Baker
Context:
departed_posted
Date:
24 Sep 1918
Diary:
5 DIVISION: 1 Battalion Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry (page 305)
Name:
Second Lieutenant C E Baker
Context:
joined
Date:
30 Sep 1918
Diary:
5 DIVISION: Divisional Troops: Divisional Train (4, 6, 33, 37 Companies A.S.C.). (page 126)
Name:
Second Lieutenant R W H Baker
Context:
Wounded
Date:
30 Sep 1918
Diary:
1 DIVISION: 1 Battalion Machine Gun Corps (page 108)