April 20, 2012
COLUMBIA, S.C. -- Soldiers with the 193rd Infantry Brigade fold the American flag that was
draped over the casket carrying the body of retired Master Sgt. John Baker, a Medal of Honor recipient who passed away at his home in Columbia Jan. 20. Baker's remains were transferred to
Arlington, Va., April, 13. He was buried at Arlington National Cemetery in a private ceremony Monday. Baker was awarded the Medal of Honor in 1968 for his actions in Vietnam two years earlier.