Corps of Military Police

Cap Badge of the Corps of Military Police (King George VI)
Soldier Details:
Surname: Baker
Initials:   W.G.O.
Rank:   Sergeant
Army No.:  7684600
Notes:   HE WAS BORN IN LONDON SE AND RESIDED IN LONDON. UNIT SHOWN AS 56 PRO COY, NO SUCH UNIT IN ORDER OF BATTLE. 27/5/1942 BOMBING OF CAMP ALL NIGHT, LCPL SCOTT TO HOSPITAL SGT BAKER KILLED INSTANTLY. 29/5/42 OC ACCOMPANIED BY APM VISIT SITE OF COY TO LOCATE GRAVE OF SGT BAKER, CAPTURED 3 GERMAN PRISONERS. 204 PRO COY UNIT WAR DIARY WO 169/6658.

Casualty Details:
Date Killed: 27th May 1942
Company: 204 PRO COY
Cemetery: ALAMEIN MEMORIAL   EGYPT
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