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LTC Gerald L. Coffey
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Birth: Mar. 9, 1936
Death: Jul. 17, 1981

One of the victims of the Hyatt Regency hotel skywalk collapse of July 17, 1981, that killed 114 and injured an additional 216 people. It was at the time the deadliest structural collapse in U.S. history. Coffey took his youngest daughter to the tea dance being held in the hotel. Both died. He was a retired U.S. Army lieutenant colonel that served in the Vietnam War and was the vice president of a Leavenworth title firm.
 
 
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  Pamela Yvonne Coffey (1970 - 1981)*
 
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Inscription:
Lieutenant Colonel, U.S. Army, Vietnam
 
Burial:
Fort Leavenworth National Cemetery
Fort Leavenworth
Leavenworth County
Kansas, USA
Plot: Section A, site 257-B
 
Imported from: US Veteran's Affairs
Record added: Mar 04, 2000
Find A Grave Memorial# 3652843
LTC Gerald L. Coffey
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LTC Gerald L. Coffey
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LTC Gerald L. Coffey
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