Augustus G. Baker

Navy Badge
  • Name: Augustus G. Baker
  • Location of Birth:
  • Date of Birth: September 21, 1844
  • Date of Death: February 26, 1928 (83 years old)
  • Parents: A. G. and ? Baker
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  • Highest Rank: GM1 (Gunner's Mate 1st Class)
  • Branch: Navy
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  • Units and Locations:
    Start Date End Date Unit(s) and Location(s) Served
    4th Regiment, Minnesota Infantry - Military Company A
  • Military Awards:
    Gunner's Mate First Class

  • Military Highlights:
    Information in the United States, Civil War Soldier Records and Profiles, 1861-1965:
    Name: Augustus Baker
    Enlistment Age: 18
    Birth Date: About 1844
    Enlistment Place: New York City, New York
    Enlistment Rank: Private
    Muster Date: September 8, 1862
    Muster Place: New York
    Muster Company: C
    Muster Regiment: 127th Infantry
    Muster Regiment Type: Infantry
    Muster Information: Enlisted
    Muster Out Date: January 28, 1864
    Muster Out Information: Transferred
    Side of War: Union
    Survived War?: Yes
    Additional Notes 2: Muster 2 Date: January 28, 1864, Muster 2 Unit: 2673; Muser 2 Company: 49th; Muster 2 Regiment: 2nd Battalion; Muster 2 Information: Transferred; Muster Out 2 Date: June 26, 1865; Muster Out 2 Place: Washington, District of Columbia; Muster Out 2 Information: discharged

  • Wars Involved:
    Civil War - Military Side: Union

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  • Civilian Life:
    Member of the Grand Army of the Republic.

    Wife was Mollie Baker, had one son and one daughter.

    Buried in Itasca Calvary Cemetery at Grand Rapids, Minnesota. (Plot I-B-16-0-5)

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