John Baker

MACR: 5849

Sgt John Dale Baker was assigned to the 459th BG 758th Squadron.
Military Occupational Specialty (MOS): Gunner.

Carole Jean (Baker) Dalton and her father's childhood friend and Dexter native, Dale Blankenship, stand with the Purple Heart Award, in honor of Dalton's father whom she never met, John Dale Baker. The award was presented to Keller Public Library in her father's memory this week.  Noreen Hyslop photo  - 459th BG, Army Air Corps Library and Museum

Carole Jean (Baker) Dalton and her father's childhood friend and Dexter native, Dale Blankenship, stand with the Purple Heart Award, in honor of Dalton's father whom she never met, John Dale Baker. The award was presented to Keller Public Library in her father's memory this week. Noreen Hyslop photo

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Rank Order Date Award
Ribbon
Device

Sgt

155

01/09/1945

AM
Air Medal (AM)


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