Police Officer Henry R. Baker

Police Officer Henry R. Baker

Stockton Police Department, California

End of Watch Wednesday, October 17, 1894

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Henry R. Baker

Officer Henry Baker was killed after being run over by Southern Pacific Railroad locomotive No. 1509. He was just leaving his shift for the day and was attempting to hop onto a passing train when he slipped and was run over by the locomotive.

Officer Baker had served with the agency for two years. He was survived by his wife. He is buried in the Stockton Rural Cemetery.


  • Age 39
  • Tour 2 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Struck by train

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Rest In Peace Brother. We remember and honor you on the 123rd anniversary of your E.O.W.

Officer Mike Robinson, (Ret)
Upland Police Dept. CA

October 17, 2017

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