HONOR TO THE MEMORY OF COL. BAKER
Item #: CWB6745
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silk ribbon measures 6 3/4";
Made of an early variety of silk which I believe to be wartime era.
Edward Dickinson Baker
Residence was not listed; 50 years old. Enlisted on 6/28/1861 as a Colonel. On 6/28/1861 he was commissioned into Field & Staff PA 71st Infantry He was Killed on 10/21/1861 at Ball's Bluff, VA Promotions: * Brig-General 5/17/1861 (Did not accept appointment) Other Information: born 2/24/1811 in London, England Buried: San Francisco National Cemetery, San Francisco, CA (Baker County, Oregon is named after this soldier)
Shipping Weight: 0.75 lb