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Individual Record
Baker, Henry J.
MILITARY SERVICE
Age: 18, credited to Danby, VT
Unit(s): 6th VT INF
Service: enl 8/13/62, m/i 9/15/62, Pvt, Co. F, 6th VT INF, pr CPL, kia, 6/6/64, originally buried Corps Hosp., VA

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VITALS
Birth: abt 1844, Wallingford, VT
Death: 06/06/1864

Burial: Cold Harbor National Cemetery, Mechanicsville, VA
Marker/Plot: B-301
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Tom Ledoux

Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
Alias?: O'Hare, James; Not to be confused with Henry J. Baker, alias Jefferson Baker, same Co., who died 1922
Pension?: Unknown
Portrait?: Unknown
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: Not Found
(State digraphs will show that this soldier spent some time in a state or national soldier's home)

Remarks: None
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BURIAL:
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Cold Harbor National Cemetery, VA

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Henry J. Baker

HENRY J. BAKER enlisted for three years in Co. F., 6th Vt Reg't, Aug.27, 1862. He was killed at the Battle of Gettysburg, July 3, 1863, aged 20 --- was buried on the field; but his remains were disinterred in October following, and brought home for interment. He was a good soldier --- highly esteemed by his comrades and the pride and hope of his patriotic parents.

Hemenway's Historical Gazetteer, 1877, iii:660

Courtesy of Deanna French.