DALEY RAYMOND COYLE

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Name: 1LT Raymond Coyle Daley
Status: Killed In Action from an incident on 07/03/1968 while performing the duty of Pilot.
Age at death: 24.6
Date of Birth: 11/30/1943
Home City: Dover, NH
Service: regular component of the U.S. Marine Corps.
Unit: HMM-164
Service: U.S. Marine Corps.
The Wall location: 54W-041
Short Summary: Hit by RPG while trying to extract a recon team with Gene Littler. See Lake's book "1500 feet over Vietnam"
Aircraft: CH-46A tail number 151911
Service number: 092855
Country: South Vietnam
MOS: 7562 = Pilot CH-46 Qualified
Primary cause: Hostile Fire
Started Tour: 06/22/1968
"Official" listing: helicopter air casualty - other aircrew
Length of service: 02
Location: Quang Nam Province I Corps.
Reason: aircraft lost or crashed
Casualty type: Hostile - killed
married male U.S. citizen
Race: Caucasian
Religion: Roman Catholic
Burial information: FAIRVIEW CEMETERY, WEST HARTFORD, CT
This record was last updated on 11/18/2004


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