We remember Edward Baker

We remember Edward Baker

Timeline

Timeline

birth Shepton Mallet, Somerset United Kingdom Source:9042700
1901
dates Age 16 Source:9042700 1st April 1901
1912
children Florence Ethel May Baker Source:9042684 29th November 1912
1914
dates Age 30 Source:9042684 14th December 1914
1914
enlistment Taunton United Kingdom Source:9042684 14th December 1914
1915
appointments Shoeing Smith Source:9042684 16th May 1915 - 19th June 1915
1915
appointments Shoeing Smith Corporal Source:9042684 19th June 1915 - 31st July 1915
1915
appointments Farrier Serjeant Source:9042684 31st July 1915 - 21st March 1918
1915
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:9042684 25th August 1915 - 21st March 1918
1918
events Severely Reprimanded Military Discipline France Witnesses Sgt. Franklin, BSM. Huckley Source:9042684 12th February 1918
1918
death Source:7391848 21st March 1918
service British Army Royal Field Artillery Source:9042684
service British Army Serjeant 57686 Royal Field Artillery Source:9042684
employment Apprentice Shoeing Smith Shepton Mallet United Kingdom Source:9042700
service British Army Farrier Serjeant 57686 Royal Field Artillery Source:9042684
service British Army Shoeing Smith Corporal 57686 Royal Field Artillery Source:140486
marriage Florence Beatrice Mary Burfit Source:9042684
burial Pozieres Memorial CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Somme France Source:7391848
sibling John J Baker Source:9042700

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Edward
Initials E
Last Name Baker
Source 140486
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSubRankSource
British Army 57686 Royal Field Artillery Shoeing Smith Corporal
British Army 57686 Royal Field Artillery C Battery Farrier Serjeant
British Army Royal Field Artillery
British Army 57686 Royal Field Artillery C Battery Serjeant
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914/15 Star First World War Campaign/Service Medal
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Florence Ethel May Baker daughter 1912-11-29
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Elizabeth Baker mother
Edward Baker father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
John Baker brother
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Florence Beatrice Mary Burfit wife -
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
DateHeightSource
1914-12-14 5'8"
Religion
DateReligionSource
1914-12-12 Anglican - Church of Eng, Irl, Wales or other

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Official Records

TitleConnected by 
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial
Medal Index Card

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