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Pleasant Hill in Cass County, Missouri — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Philip Short Baldwin

In Loving Memory Of

 

—July 7, 1894 • March 17, 1921 —

 
Philip Short Baldwin Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 24, 2015
1. Philip Short Baldwin Memorial Marker
Inscription.

2nd. Lieutenant
138 Field Artillery, U.S.A.
who died after serving his
country in the World War

Volunteered April 26, went to France in December, 1917. At all times Corporal in the Field Artillery, 2nd Division Intelligence G2 Section Brigade Headquarters. Served with Fifth French Army in Champagne January and February, 1918. With 2nd Division in Woevre Sector - March, April, and up to May 24, 1918. To Reserve Somme May 30: June 2, Marne. Served at Chateau Thierry with 2nd Division June 4. Graduated from the Artillery School at Saumur September 7, commissioned 2nd Lieutenant, 2nd A.I.C. Went into training for artillery aerial observation at Tours, which he completed November 1, 1918. Service honest and faithful.

A Loyal Citizen and Brave Soldier Who Gave His Life to His Country


 
Location. 38° 48.278′ N, 94° 15.955′ W. Marker is in Pleasant Hill, Missouri, in Cass County. Click for map. Marker is in Pleasant Hill Cemetery, off Missouri Route 7. Marker is in this post office area: Pleasant Hill MO 64080, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Civil War Dead (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Liberty Tree (about 400 feet away);
Philip Short Baldwin Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 24, 2015
2. Philip Short Baldwin Memorial Marker
Looking east
William McKitterick (about 500 feet away); War Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); 400 Cedar St. (approx. 1.3 miles away); 100 Veterans Parkway (approx. 1.3 miles away); 110 South Lake Street (approx. 1.3 miles away); Memorial Building (approx. 1.3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Pleasant Hill.
 
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Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 118 times since then and 10 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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