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Richard W. Baker Collection

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Richard W. Baker Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
Richard W. Baker
State of Birth:
PA
Home State:
NJ
Gender
Male

War or Conflict
World War, 1939-1945
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1942-1945
Entrance into Service
Drafted
Branch of Service
Army
Unit of Service
3rd Battalion, 12th Infantry Regiment, 4th Infantry Division
Location of Service
Fort Gordon, Georgia; Fort Dix, New Jersey; France; Germany; Belgium
Battles/Campaigns
Normandy, Northern France, Rhineland, Ardennes, Central Europe, Hurtgen Forest, Battle of the Bulge
Highest Rank
Private First Class

Collection Information
(Not at LOC)

Type of Resource:
Video: DVD [1 item] -- Oral history interview
Manuscript: Military papers (orders, personnel/201 files, etc) [3 items] -- Typewritten document
Interviewer:
Carol Fowler
Contributor:
Carol Fowler
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
National Guard Militia Museum of New Jersey (Center for US War Veterans Oral Histories)
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/08983
Subjects:
Baker, Richard W.
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Army.
Cite as:
Richard W. Baker Collection
(AFC/2001/001/08983), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
Non-LC Repository Location:
National Guard Militia Museum of New Jersey (Center for US War Veterans Oral Histories)
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2019-04-05
 

 

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