William R. Baker

Mustered into service as a Private on July 29th, 1861

Born 01 January 1828

Died 27 May 1905

Buried Highland Lawn Cemetery, Vigo County Indiana


Private Baker served his full three year enlistment mustering out on July 29th, 1864 while in Washington D.C.


He filed for a pension in February of 1879.


William never married and died from chronic alcoholism.