LTC John D Baker was a potential VHPA member who died after his tour in Vietnam on 12/30/2009 at the age of 71.9
Alexandria, VA
Date of Birth 01/20/1938
Served in the U.S. Army
This information was provided by Barry Geller, SSN search Sep 2010

More detail on this person: John Donald Baker Jr. Lt. Col. (Ret.), of Stafford, VA, passed away on Wednesday, December 30, 2009 at Mary Washington Hospital in Fredericksburg.

Mr. Baker was born Januay 20, 1938 to John Donald Baker Sr. and Helen Fallon Baker in Brewer, Maine.

He was a veteran of the United States Army, serving in Viet Nam where he was awarded The Bronze Star. Assigned to military intelligence, he served as a Russian Area Specialist. After retiring from active duty, he continued his service as a consultant with the Defense Intelligence Agency as well as the Air Force.

Survivors include his wife of forty-seven years, Glenda Baker, three children, John Donald Baker III and wife Laura of Nebraska, Daniella Helen Marie Serven and husband Douglass of Stafford and Glenn Baker of Alexandria. Six grandchildren, Douglass K. Serven, Victoria Serven, Derrick Serven, Dustin Serven, Devin Serven and Jacquelyn Baker. And two brothers, Edward Baker of Maine and James Baker of New Jersey.

Inurnment with full military honors will be conducted on May 20, 2010 at 11:00 a.m. at Arlington National Cemetery. Published in The Washington Post on January 1, 2010.

Burial information: Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, VA

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