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Lieutenant-Colonel Edwin Albert Baker 1893-1968

As a result of being blinded while serving with the Canadian army in Belgium in 1914, Baker devoted his life to the rehabilitation and training of blind people. He played an instrumental role in the formation of the CNIB in 1918 and served as its managing director for more than 40 years.

Location

Near his birthplace at Beulah United Church, Highway 33, west of the floating bridge, just west of Amherstview

Region: Eastern Ontario

County/District: County of Lennox and Addington

Municipality: Township of Loyalist

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