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Le Roy H. Baker

Date of Induction-September 18, 1942
Branch of service-Air Corps
Trained at Miami Beach, Florida; Buckley Field, Coloreds
Date of Embarkation-November 10, 1943
Served in Asiatic-Pacific Theatre; China-Burma-India
Engagements-Invasion of Burma
Medals Earned-Distinguished Unit Badge; Air Medal W/1 Oak Leaf Cluster; Distinguished Flying Cross; Purple Heart; Good Conduct Medal;
Asiatic-Pacific Theatre Ribbon
Returned to States-April 17, 1945
Discharge Station-Camp Beale, California
Date of Discharge-September 22, 1945
Rank-Technical Sergeant
Served-36 months, 4 days
Occupation-Oil Distributor
Wounded December 30, 1944 when plane was shot down

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