The War: Stories From The Northwest: WWII

Vernon Baker

Episode 107 | 6m 6s

Vernon Baker held the rank of 2nd lieutenant in the all Black 92nd Infantry. Five decades later on January 13th, 1998 Baker was one of six black men who received a Medal of Honor for their heroic actions in World War II. Baker talks about his experience.

Aired: 01/22/07

Expired: 10/21/12

Rating: NR

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