Charles Albert BAKER

BAKER, Charles Albert

Service Number: 4336
Enlisted: 6 January 1915, Enlisted at Sydney
Last Rank: Driver
Last Unit: 103rd Field Artillery (Howitzer) Battery
Born: Bandarra, New South Wales, Australia, January 1888
Home Town: Manilla, Tamworth Municipality, New South Wales
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Chauffer
Died: Non Battle Casualty, Australia, 16 April 1920
Cemetery: Rookwood Cemetery & Crematorium
Church of England Section, Row H, Grave 2142,
Memorials: Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour
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World War 1 Service

6 Jan 1915: Enlisted AIF WW1, Driver, 4336, 1st Field Artillery Brigade, Enlisted at Sydney
26 Jun 1915: Involvement Driver, 4336, 1st Field Artillery Brigade, --- :embarkation_roll: roll_number: '3' embarkation_place: Sydney embarkation_ship: HMAT Berrima embarkation_ship_number: A35 public_note: ''
26 Jun 1915: Embarked Driver, 4336, 1st Field Artillery Brigade, HMAT Berrima, Sydney
16 Apr 1919: Discharged AIF WW1, Driver, 4336, 103rd Field Artillery (Howitzer) Battery, Discharged at the 2nd Military District
10 Apr 1920: Involvement Driver, 4336, 103rd Field Artillery (Howitzer) Battery, --- :awm_ww1_roll_of_honour_import: awm_service_number: 4336 awm_unit: 103rd Australian (Howitzer) Battery awm_rank: Driver awm_died_date: 1920-04-10

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Biography contributed by Sharyn Roberts

Son of James ande Late Agnes Baker; husband of Pearl Constance Baker of Belmore STreet, West Tamworth, NSW

12 January 1918 - to hospital with Bronchitis

17 February 1919 - returned to Australia on board HT Berrima

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

Also served for 2 years with the 6th Light Horse