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--- General / Personal ---

Last name: BAKER
First name: GARY BRUCE
Home of Record (official): MONTGOMERY
State (official): NY
Date of Birth: Monday, January 17, 1944
Sex: Male
Race: Caucasian
Marital Status: Married

--- Military ---

Branch: Army
Rank: SP5
Serial Number: 12617514
Component: Regular
Pay grade: E5
MOS (Military Occupational Specialty code): 11D20
11th Armored Cavalry Regiment
I Troop 3rd Squadron

--- Action ---

Start of Tour: Tuesday, October 18, 1966
Date of Casualty: Saturday, June 3, 1967
Age at time of loss: 23
Casualty type: (A1) Hostile, died
Reason: Other explosive device (Ground casualty)
Country: South Vietnam
Province: Long Khanh
The Wall: Panel 21E - Row 043

--- Interment ---


Peacedale Cemetery

Highland Falls, Orange County, NY