Herbert Norman Baker

Name

Herbert Norman Baker

Conflict

First World War

Date of Death / Age

30/08/1917
26

Rank, Service Number & Service Details

Lieutenant
Hertfordshire Regiment

Awards

Not Yet Researched

Cemetery/Memorial

MOROGORO CEMETERY
IV. A. 1.
Tanzania

UK Memorials

Hertford Town Memorial
St Andrew’s Church Roll of Honour St Andrew’s Church Memorial
Berkhamsted Collegiate School Memorial, Berkhamsted

Pre War

Born on 22 Jul 1891 in Hertford and baptised in St Andrews Church, Hertford on 16 Aug 1891 son of Lt. Col. Herbert Baker, V.D. Hertfordshire Regiment and Lilian Constance (Hancock) Baker, of 27, North Crescent, Hertford. He worked in the brewing industry.

Wartime Service

Formerly in the Artists' Rifles, Lieutenant Baker was seconded to the Colonial Office in January 1917 and died at Wuransi in German East Africa whilst attached to the Nigeria Regiment, W.A.F.F.

Acknowledgments

Malcolm Lennox