1st Sergt. Med. Supply Depot, 117th Amb. Co., 105th San. Tr.; of Edgecomb County; son of John W. and Mrs. M. Henrietta Baker. Husband of Mrs. Rilla Baker. Entered service Sept. 5, 1917, at Tarboro. Sent to Camp Jackson. Transferred to Camp Sevier, Greenville, S. C. Was transferred from 105th to Med. Supply Dept. Mr. Baker and 15 men delivered medicine to different camps. Mustered out at Greenville, S. C., Dec. 7, 1918.