Warrant Engineer 

Ronald Victor 



Royal Navy

Boat Crest
Died On:
1 May 1943


Ronald Baker was born on 12 September 1914 at Devonport, the son of John and Lilian Baker of Brixham, Devon.  He was educated at the Greenwich Naval Hospital School and joined the Royal Navy on 30 December 1929 at HMS FISGARD, Torpoint as an Artificer Apprentice and served most of his career in the surface fleet including service in the battlecruiser HMS REPULSE during the early stages of the war.  

In 1938 he married Amelia Rickard and lived at Launceston, Cornwall.

He Joined HMS REGENT in March 1943 and is commemorated on the Portsmouth Naval Memorial, Panel 73 column 1.


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