Baker, Glen Otis, CGM

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Last Rank
Chief Gunner's Mate
Last Primary NEC
GM-0000-Gunner's Mate
Last Rating/NEC Group
Gunner's Mate
Primary Unit
1942-1943, GM-0000, USS Runner (SS-275)
Service Years
1930 - 1943
GM-Gunner's Mate
Three Hash Marks

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Casualty Info
Home Town
Madison, IN
Last Address
San Diego, CA

Casualty Date
Jul 11, 1943
Hostile-Body Not Recovered
Other Explosive Device
Pacific Ocean
World War II
Location of Interment
Courts of the Missing at the Honolulu Memorial - Honolulu, Hawaii
Wall/Plot Coordinates
Court 5 (cenotaph)

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Last Known Activity

The USS (SS-275) Runner left on her patrol for the Kurile Islands on 27 May 1943, and was never heard from again. She may have struck an enemy mine or sunk as a result of an air/sea attack. Declared overdue and presumed lost, she was stricken from the Navy list on 30 October 1943. CGM Baker was listed as missing in action and later declared dead.

Service number: 2931570
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  1942-1943, GM-0000, USS Runner (SS-275)

GM-Gunner's Mate

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July / 1942

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July / 1943

USS Runner (SS-275) Unit Page

Chief Gunner's Mate

GM-0000-Gunner's Mate

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 USS Runner (SS-275) Details

USS Runner (SS-275)
Hull number SS-275

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Last Updated: Nov 28, 2018
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Submarines/USS Runner (SS-275)
Submarines/USS Runner (SS-275)
26 Members Also There at Same Time
USS Runner (SS-275)

Bourland, Joseph Hunt, LCDR, (1933-1943) OFF 112X Lieutenant Commander
Fenno, Frank, RDML OFF 112X Lieutenant Commander
Yoho, Jud Francis, LCDR, (1931-1943) OFF 112X Lieutenant Commander
Pace, Delmont Norman, CPO, (1934-1943) TM TM-0000 Chief Torpedoman
Gardner, Roger Lee, CPO, (1930-1943) MO MO-0000 Chief Petty Officer
Gregg, Ira Noble, CPO, (1923-1943) EM EM-0000 Chief Petty Officer
Martin, Charles Merril, CPO, (1935-1943) EM EM-0000 Chief Petty Officer
Bobba, Primo Luigi, PO1, (1934-1943) MO MO-0000 Petty Officer First Class
Foltz, Erna Maurice, PO1, (1930-1943) MO MO-0000 Petty Officer First Class
King, Homer Lymon, PO1, (1939-1943) TM TM-0000 Petty Officer First Class
Kloster, George Milton Howard, PO1, (1937-1943) MO MO-0000 Petty Officer First Class
Shelton, Albert Gerald, PO1, (1937-1943) PhM PhM-0000 Petty Officer First Class
Dunlap, James Thomas, PO1, (1941-1944) MO MO-0000 Petty Officer Second Class
O'Meara, William Alexander, PO2, (1940-1943) FC FC-0000 Fire Controlman 2nd Class
Galligani, Orlando Joseph, PO3, (1942-1943) MM MM-0000 Petty Officer Third Class
Johnson, Burton Paul, PO2, (1942-1944) EM EM-0000 Petty Officer Third Class
McDonough, G. W., PO1, (1942-1945) RM RM-0000 Petty Officer Third Class
Niedwrski, Jacob, PO3, (1940-1943) MM MM-0000 Petty Officer Third Class
O'Meara, William Alexander, PO2, (1940-1943) FC FC-0000 Fire Controlman 3rd Class
Hunter, Dallas William, S1c, (1942-1943) S1c S1c-0000 Seaman 1st Class
Brannam, Allan Rose, PO2, (1942-1944) MO MO-0000 Fireman 1st Class
Harrell, James Kenneth, PO3, (1943-1944) QM QM-0000 Hospital Apprentice 2nd Class
Fenno, Jr, Frank, RADM, (1925-Present) Commander
Leary, Charles Edward, LT, (1940-1943) OFF Lieutenant
Schottler, George Henry, LT, (1940-1943) OFF Lieutenant
Anderson, Lawrence DeForest, LTJG, (1942-1943) OFF Lieutenant Junior Grade
Gluski, Hubert Eugene, LTJG, (1942-1943) OFF Lieutenant Junior Grade

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