Charles A Baker

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First name: Charles

Middle name: A

Last name: Baker

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C. A. Baker, a driver in the 17th Company, Australian Army Service Corps, was wounded 19th May 1918 while on active service in France. After treatment in military hospitals in England he returned to Australia Jan. 1919, and was discharged as medically unfit Dec. 1919. Unit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A68 Anchises on 8 August 1917 (AIF and NAA records name: Albert Charles Baker)

Ragtime sketches on board our transport / Vasco, 1917
Ragtime sketches captures mateship on route to the Front

Eighty days on the transport ship Suevic afforded caricaturist Louis Vasco plenty of time to observe. These Ragtime Sketches On Board Our Tranport capture the chaps uniquely, and their life at sea on route to England. Read more about Louis Vasco in Stories.
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