Baker, Clement

Clement Baker was born in Clover Hill, Virginia around 1835 and served in the United States Colored Troops during the Civil War. According to his service records, Baker worked as a physician before the conflict. In December 1863 Baker joined the 22nd USCT as a hospital steward in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. While he tried to gain a promotion to assistant surgeon, a board of examiners rejected his application. Baker’s military service ended on October 16, 1865 in Brownsville, Texas. (By Don Sailer)
Full name
Clement Baker
Place of Birth
Birth Date Certainty
Exact
Gender
Male
Race
Black
Sectional choice
North
Origins
Slave State
Occupation
Military
Doctor, Dentist or Nurse
Military
Union Army
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