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George Baker
Birth: May 22, 1915
Lowell
Middlesex County
Massachusetts, USA
Death: May 7, 1975
Riverside
Riverside County
California, USA

Cartoonist. Creator of the comic strip "The Sad Sack." A Walt Disney animator, he came up with the idea of a dimwitted soldier while serving in the Army during World War II in 1941. His cartoon portrayal became the image of the downtrodden G.I. doomed to perpetrate a losing battle with his own top sergeants. 
 
Burial:
Riverside National Cemetery
Riverside
Riverside County
California, USA
Plot: Section 8, Site 3254
 
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Record added: Oct 04, 2002
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- Carolee McGill-Barker
 Added: Jul. 26, 2016

- Carolee McGill-Barker
 Added: Jul. 24, 2016
Remembering you today. May you rest in peace and may God richly bless you.
- Jeffrey Maksymowski
 Added: May. 22, 2016
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