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Baker, Richard Plunkitt (Lieutenant)

Prisoner of War 1917-04-23

Male Head

Birth Date: 1888-10-18 (age 65)

Born: Donald, B.C.

Frederick Francis Baker & Lucilla Jemina Cooke

Blanche Howe McRae, married 1922

Home: Vancouver, B.C.

Service
RAF
Unit
19 (F) Sqn- Squadron (RFC)
Base
France
Rank
Lieutenant
Marshal
Air Chief MarshalA/C/M
Air MarshalA/M
Air Vice MarshalA/V/M
Air CommodoreA/C
Group CaptainG/C
Wing CommanderW/C
Squadron LeaderS/L
Flight LieutenantF/L
Flying OfficerF/O
Pilot OfficerP/O
Warrant Officer 1st ClassWO1
Warrant Officer 2nd ClassWO2
Flight SergeantFS
SergeantSGT
CorporalCPL
Senior AircraftmanSAC
Leading AircraftmanLAC
Aircraftman 1st ClassAC1
Aircraftman 2nd ClassAC2
Position
pilot
Service Numbers
1917-03-24 shot down in Spad scout, A-6706, wounded, force-landed due to engine failure on offensive patrol Lens-Harnies-Renin-Lietard-Quiery-Bailleul. He was made POW and was repatriated 1918-12-22.

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