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Samuel Eric BAKER

Regimental number5059
Place of birthLondon, England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarmer
Addressc/o A R Foreman, Bunbury, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinMother, Mrs S T Baker, Lancing, Sussex, England
Enlistment date18 January 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll19 January 1916
Place of enlistmentBlackboy Hill, Western Australia
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name16th Battalion, 16th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/33/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A9 Shropshire on 31 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollWarrant Officer (Class II)
Unit from Nominal Roll48th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 11 December 1918
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Western Australia Garden of Remembrance
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death17 July 1968

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