|Rank||Private U.S. Army|
|Date of Death||August 13 1953|
Army of Occupation Medal
National Defense Service Medal
World War II Victory Medal
Private Baker was awarded the National Defense Service Medal, the Army of occupation Medal (Germany) and the World War II Victory Medal.
Private Baker was a veteran of World War II. During the Korean War, he was a member of the 388th Transportation Company in West Germany. On August 13, 1953, he was killed in an Army truck accident in Manheim, West Germany.