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Last name: COATES
First name: FLOYD BURNETT
Home of Record (official): CULPEPER
State (official): VA
Date of Birth: Monday, August 15, 1949
Sex: Male
Race: Caucasian
Marital Status: Single

--- Military ---

Branch: Army
Rank: SP4
Serial Number: 231740992
Component: Selective Service
Pay grade: E4
MOS (Military Occupational Specialty code): 11C20
11th Armored Cavalry Regiment
A Troop 1st Squadron

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Start of Tour: Saturday, October 11, 1969
Date of Casualty: Wednesday, March 25, 1970
Age at time of loss: 20
Casualty type: (C1) Non-hostile, died of other causes
Reason: Other accident (Ground casualty)
Country: South Vietnam
Province: Tay Ninh
The Wall: Panel 12W - Row 041

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FLOYD BURNETT COATES

Fairview Cemetery
(Town of Culpeper-Fairview Cemetery)
Sperryville Pike (RT 522)
Culpeper, Culpeper County , VA 22701
(540) 829-8240
Section C, Lot 676, Grave 3