|Place of birth||Palmers Island New South Wales|
|Address||Yamba, Clarence River, New South Wales|
|Age at embarkation||26|
|Next of kin||Father, W. Baker, Yamba, Clarence River, New South Wales|
|Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||3rd Battalion, 13th Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/20/3|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A60 Aeneas on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||2nd Battalion|
|Fate||Died of wounds
|Date of death|
|Age at death||27|
|Age at death from cemetery records||28|
|Place of burial||Durrington Cemetery (Grave No. 243), Wiltshire, England|
|Panel number, Roll of Honour,|
Australian War Memorial
War service: Egypt, Western Front
Allotted to and proceeded to join 2nd Bn, Tel el Kebir, 14 February 1916. Admitted to 3rd Field Ambulance, Serapeum, 3 March 1916 (mumps); transferred to 1st Stationary Hospital, Ismailia, 17 March 1916; rejoined unit, 19 March 1916.
Embarked from Alexandria to join the British Expeditionary Force, 22 March 1916; disembarked Marseilles, 28 March 1916.
Admitted to No. 7 Casualty Clearing Station, 20 April 1916 (influenza); transferred to Lahore Indian General Hospital, 23 April 1916 (nephritis); transferred to England, 11 May 1916; admitted to No. 1 Auxiliary Hospital, Harefield. Discharged on furlough; re-admitted to No. 1 Auxiliary Hospital, 31 July 1916. Discharged and transferred to No. 2 Command Depot, Perham Downs, for return to Australia. Retained for orderly duties.
Died of self-inflicted gun shot wounds to the chest while of unsound mind, 6 May 1917.Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal