Private VICTOR BAKER (photo added)

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Rank Private
Forenames VICTOR
Surname BAKER (photo added)
Initials V
Place of Birth Unknown
Date of Birth Unknown
Date of Death Friday, 09 June 1944
Age 24
Nationality British
Residence or Entered Service From TOTTENHAM, MIDDLESEX, UNITED KINGDOM
Service Number 6210962
Force British Army
Service/Corps/Regiment Middlesex Regiment
Unit / Ship / Battalion / Squadron 2 Battalion, Middlesex Regiment (Machine Gun Battalion, 3rd Infantry Division)
Military Honours and Awards
Place of Burial/Commemoration CAMBES-EN-PLAINE WAR CEMETERY
Roll of honour
Grave/Memorial Location J. 6.
Previous Place(s) of Burial Unknown
Epitaph TO THE WORLD JUST ONE TO US ALL THE WORLD. GODBLESS YOU DARLING. YOUR LOVING WIFE AND SONS R.I.P.
Family Details SON OF JOSEPH AND HARRIET BAKER; HUSBAND OF KATHLEEN MAY BAKER, OF MOUNT TABOR, YORKSHIRE.

Additional Information

The War Illustrated, published 6th December 1946.

 

 

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Acknowledgements and Credits
Source of original data: Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Headstone photograph: Carl Shilleto
Cross marker photograph:  
Individual photograph: The War illustrated 6th December 1946, Located by Andrew Grant
Additional photographs provided by: Carl Shilleto
Additional information provided by: The War illustrated 6th December 1946, Located by Andrew Grant

 

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Betty Albright

Another wonderful hero from WWII. How sad for his family and friends to have lot him then. But I know that they were so proud of him and his service to country. My parents best man was KIA on 7/10/44. It is a glowing tribute to this young man to be remembered by all of us.

On Sunday, January 19, 2014