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Medal of Honor recipient Vernon Baker buried at Arlington

By Ken Olsen / For The Spokesman Review (Copyright 2010, All Rights Reserved) ARLINGTON, Va. – A caisson drawn by seven white horses carried Vernon J. Baker to his final resting place in Arlington National Cemetery Friday under the solemn watch … Continue reading

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Idaho Community turns out to honor Baker

July 31, 2010 By Ken Olsen / For The Spokesman-Review St. Maries, IDAHO – Vernon Baker comforted a neighbor who had just lost his father and volunteered his labor to a newcomer the first time they met. He was gracious and … Continue reading

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