Deputy Sheriff Paul Emerson Baker

Deputy Sheriff Paul Emerson Baker

Yamhill County Sheriff's Office, Oregon

End of Watch Friday, January 22, 1982

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Paul Emerson Baker

Deputy Sheriff Paul Baker succumbed to injuries sustained the previous day when his patrol truck was struck by another vehicle on Highway 99, near McMinnville.

The other vehicle crossed the center line and struck his vehicle head-on.


  • Age 53
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Automobile crash
  • Incident Date Thursday, January 21, 1982

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How different life would have been had you lived to meet your 14 grandchildren and 8 great grandchildren, Dad.
Mom is with you now and you are missed immensely.
We were robbed of a father who could have made such an impact on those who love him.
I will see you again,

First born

August 13, 2016

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