Private William James Baker

East Surrey Regiment

Died: Wednesday 15 January 1919 (aged 38)

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Record:
BAKER, WILLIAM JAMES
Additional information:
Son of Isaac and Eliza Baker; husband of E. E. Baker, of 1, Beltring Rd., Eastbourne, Sussex. Born at Ore, Hastings.
Cemetery:
ETAPLES MILITARY CEMETERY
Cemetery/memorial reference:
LXXII. A. 26.
Country:
France

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Oral history

British NCO served with the 2nd Bn Devonshire Regt in India, Malta and Egypt, 1934-1943; served with 2nd Bn Devonshire Regt, 231st Infantry Bde, 50th (Northumbrian) Infantry Div in Normandy, France, 6/1944-8/1944
REEL 1 Aspects of enlistment and training with Devonshire Regt in GB, 1931: background to join army; basic training; discipline. Aspects of period as NCO with 2nd Bn Devonshire Regt in India, 1934-1939: battalion march from Fort Sandeman to Razmak; description of fort at Razmak and pot shots taken …

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Name recorded:
Baker, William J
Memorial:
St Andrews Parishioners - WW1 Roll Of Honour (WMR 21567)
Location:
Walberswick, Suffolk
Name recorded:
Baker, William J
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Falmouth (WMR 9187)
Location:
Falmouth, Cornwall
Name recorded:
Baker, William J
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Harlington (WMR 1646)
Location:
Harlington, Bedfordshire
Name recorded:
Baker, William J
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Haverigg Cross (WMR 65803)
Location:
Haverigg, Cumbria
Name recorded:
Baker, William J
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Men Of Falmouth - WW1 Roll Of Honour (WMR 26089)
Location:
Falmouth, Cornwall
Name recorded:
Baker, W J
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All Saints Kenley Roll Of Honour (WMR 789)
Location:
Kenley, Greater London
Name recorded:
Baker, W J
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Christ Church - WW1 (WMR 12806)
Location:
Nailsea, Avon
Name recorded:
Baker, W J
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British Legion Roll Of Honour For Nailsea (WMR 12810)
Location:
Nailsea, Avon
Name recorded:
Baker, W J
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St Marys Church Harlington Roll Of Honour (WMR 1644)
Location:
Harlington, Bedfordshire
Name recorded:
Baker, W J
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Trowbridge High School - WW1 (WMR 43589)
Location:
Trowbridge, Wiltshire
Name recorded:
Baker, W J
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Nailsea (Holy Trinity) (WMR 7441)
Location:
Nailsea, Avon
Name recorded:
Baker, W J
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Holy Trinity Nailsea - WW1 (WMR 12804)
Location:
Nailsea, Avon
Name recorded:
Baker, W J
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Christ Church Parishioners (WMR 7442)
Location:
Nailsea, Avon
Name recorded:
Baker, W J
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Holy Trinity Parishioners - WW1 (WMR 43596)
Location:
Trowbridge, Wiltshire
Name recorded:
Baker, W J
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Harrow On The Hill (WMR 11092)
Location:
Harrow On The Hill, Greater London
Name recorded:
Baker, W J
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British Thomson Houston Co Ltd (WMR 19466)
Location:
Rugby, Warwickshire
Name recorded:
Baker, W J
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Ipswich Cenotaph (WMR 4614)
Location:
Ipswich, Suffolk
Name recorded:
Baker, W J
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Millom Civic Memorial- WW1 (WMR 3907)
Location:
Millom, Cumbria
Name recorded:
Baker, W J
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Sunbury (WMR 23802)
Location:
Sunbury On Thames, Surrey
Name recorded:
Baker, W J
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Ore - WW1 (WMR 17078)
Location:
Ore, East Sussex
Name recorded:
Baker, W J
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Christ Church WW1 Memorial (WMR 17005)
Location:
Eastbourne, East Sussex
Name recorded:
Baker, W J
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Holton St Mary updated Roll of Honour (WMR 84217)
Location:
Holton St Mary, Suffolk
Name recorded:
Baker, W J
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Wood Street Congregational Church,- WW1 Roll of Honour (lost) (WMR 7113)
Location:
,
Name recorded:
Baker, W J
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Daventry Borough (WMR 38112)
Location:
Daventry, Northamptonshire