COATES, Timothy Patrick
'42 Commando RM'
Friday, January 28, 1966
Sunday, April 17, 1994
Died on active service
Marine Timothy Coates, serving on attachment to the UNHCR in Sarajevo, was shot dead by personnel manning a Bosnian Government checkpoint in the city. He was off duty and wearing plain clothes at the time. [Sources: AFM ROH / Navy News issue May 1994, p36. / Statement in Parliament 18th April 1994 by The Secretary of State for Defence, Mr. Malcolm Rifkind, www. publications.parliament.uk/pa/cm199394/cmhansrd/1994-04-18/Debate-1.html ]
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