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--- General / Personal ---

Last name: BAKER
First name: WILLIAM EMANUEL
Home of Record (official): DETROIT
State (official): MI
Date of Birth: Tuesday, February 1, 1944
Sex: Male
Race: Caucasian
Marital Status: Single

--- Military ---

Branch: Army
Rank: PFC
Serial Number: 55829005
Component: Selective Service
Pay grade: E3
MOS (Military Occupational Specialty code): 11B20
11th Armored Cavalry Regiment
B Troop 1st Squadron

--- Action ---

Start of Tour: Friday, August 19, 1966
Date of Casualty: Tuesday, August 15, 1967
Age at time of loss: 23
Casualty type: (A1) Hostile, died
Reason: Other explosive device (Ground casualty)
Country: South Vietnam
Province: Phuoc Long
The Wall: Panel 24E - Row 111

--- Interment ---

WILLIAM EMANUEL BAKER


Roselawn Memorial Gardens
950 North Center Road
Saginaw
, Saginaw County , MI 48603
(989) 793-1482