ROBERT F. COATES, LTJG, USN
Robert Coates '30
Date of birth: May 16, 1909
Date of death: October 23, 1935
From the 1930 Lucky Bag:
Robert was lost on October 23, 1935 when his aircraft collided with another and crashed near Fort Barrancas, Florida during pilot training.
He is buried in Wisconsin.
Nicholas Pusel '30 was the pilot of the other plane and was also killed in this crash.