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John F. Baker, Jr. Collection

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John F. Baker, Jr. Collection

Biographical Information

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Name:
John F. Baker, Jr.
State of Birth:
IA
Home State:
SC
Note
MV02 contains an interview with Jon R. Cavaiani AFC 2001/001/89633. MV03 contains an interview with Russell E. Dunham AFC 2001/001/89673. MV04 contains an interview with Robert Dale Maxwell AFC 2001/001/89733.
Gender
Male

War or Conflict
Vietnam War, 1961-1975
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1966-1989
Branch of Service
Army
Unit of Service
A Company, 2nd Battalion, 27th Infantry Regiment, 25th Infantry Division
Location of Service
Dau Tieng, Vietnam
Battles/Campaigns
Operation Attleboro
Highest Rank
Master Sergeant
Prisoner of War
No
Service History Note
The veteran earned the Medal of Honor for his service during Operation Attleboro near Dau Tieng on 11/05/1966.

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Type of Resource:
Video: Betacam SP [1 item] -- Oral history interview
Video: Betacam SP [1 item] -- Oral history interview
Video: Betacam SP [1 item] -- Oral history interview
Video: Betacam SP [1 item] -- Oral history interview
Manuscript: Biographical information [2 items] -- Typewritten document
Manuscript: Transcript [1 item] -- Transcription of video recording
Interviewer:
unknown interviewer
Contributor:
Thomas Wilkerson
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Congressional Medal of Honor Foundation (CMOH)
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/89611
Subjects:
Baker Jr., John F.
Vietnam War, 1961-1975--Personal Narratives
United States. Army.
Cite as:
John F. Baker, Jr. Collection
(AFC/2001/001/89611), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

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