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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 #: 3069678

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Alias?: O'Hare, James; Not to be confused with Baker, Henry J., alias Baker, Jefferson, same Co., who died 1922
Pension?: Unknown
Portrait?: Unknown
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: Not Found
(If there are state digraphs above, this soldier spent some time in a state or national soldiers' home in that state after the war)

Remarks: None

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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.

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