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IN MEMORY OF
Passed away: Oct 29 1987
|Cause of death:||accidentwarning.png"accident" is not in the list of possible values (Accidental Poisoning, Aircraft Accident, Burns, Central Nervous System Disease, Crushing, Drowning, Electrocution, Exposure, Fall, Gassing, Homicide, Overdose, Motor Accident, Suicide, Septic Shock, Respiratory Failure, Unknown, Other) for this property.|
|Passed away while serving in: Guatemala|
|Paul Johnson, Layne Pfaffenberger, Lucille Raimondo, Joseph Teates, Peter Wolfe, Michael Wood|
|Passed away in: Oct 29 1987|
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|Source: FOIA request #10076 (June 2010)|
"Oct. 29--GUATEMALA CITY, Guatemala--The body of 26-year-old Peace Corps volunteer Joseph Teates was found hanging from ropes attached to his neck and feet in June 1987.
His death was called an accident."