Gilbert Baker

Troop 1555, Troop 588, Troop 764: Chicago, IL


A September 29, 1961 letter stated that Baker was removed from the Boy Scouts (Troop 1555) and placed in the IV Files after he molested a scout by “giving sex instructions with personal exposure” and disciplined scouts by beating them with all of their clothing removed. Reemerged as “Mark Baker,” Scout Master with Troop 764, Assistant Scoutmaster with Troop 588 until December 1964, according to letter from March 8, 1965 that alleges “some of the same incidences of homosexuality.”

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