Slaughter, Charles Kenneth, SGM

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Sergeant Major
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Infantry (Enlisted)
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1970-1973, 11Z50, 10th Special Forces Group (Airborne)
Service Years
1955 - 1976

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Apr 16, 2010
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SGM(Ret) Charles K. Slaughter

HOPE MILLS - Retired Sgt. Maj. Charles "Chuck" Kenneth Slaughter, 74, of 3605 Golfview Road, passed away Friday, April 16, 2010, at his home.

Mr. Slaughter was retired from the United States Army. He served in the 1st, 5th, 6th, 10th and 77th Special Forces Groups and in the 82nd Airborne Division. He also was a Vietnam veteran and served a tour in Laos. He was a lifetime member of the Special Forces Association and was very active in Veterans Affairs. While serving in the Army, he attained numerous awards and medals, including two Purple Hearts, Bronze Star, two Legion of Merit awards, Vietnam Service Medal, Combat Infantryman Badge and the Special Forces Tab. He also was retired from the Fayetteville Police Department as an evidence technician. After retirement, he volunteered at the Airborne & Special Operations Museum.

Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, April 22, 2010, at St. John's Episcopal Church. Interment will follow at Lafayette Memorial Park with the rendering of full military honors.

He is survived by his wife, Karin Slaughter of the home; sons, Kenneth Slaughter and wife Connie of Pulaski, Va., and Patrick Slaughter and wife Lucinda of Locust Grove, Ga.; daughter, Alexandra Coots and husband James of Catawba; nine grandchildren, Tabitha, Chelsea, Elisabeth, Steffen, Samantha, Brittany, Ryan, Cody and Casandra; and sister, Annie Boyer of Sabula, Iowa.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to American Cancer Society (in honor of Charles Slaughter), 3131 Wrightsville Ave., Wilmington, NC 28403.

The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 p.m. Wednesday, April 21, 2010, at the funeral home.

Arrangements made by Rogers and Breece Funeral Home of Fayetteville.

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   1961-1964, 11C20, 1st Special Forces Group (Airborne)

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1st Special Forces Group (Airborne)
Constituted 5 July 1942 in the Army of the United States as the 2d Company, 1st Battalion, First Regiment, 1st Special Service Force, a combined Canadian-American organization Activated 9 July 1942 at Fort William Henry Harrison, Montana Disbanded 6 January 1945 in France Reconstituted 15 April 1960 in the Regular Army; concurrently consolidated with Company B, 1st Ranger Infantry Battalion (activated 19 June 1942), and consolidated unit redesignated as Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 1st Special Forces Group, 1st Special Forces Consolidated 30 September 1960 with Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 1st Special Forces Group (constituted 14 June 1957 in the Regular Army and activated 24 June 1957 in Japan), and consolidated unit designated as Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 1st Special Forces Group, 1st Special Forces (organic units concurrently constituted and activated 4 October 1960) Group inactivated 30 June 1974 at Fort Bragg, North Carolina Activated 1 September 1984 at Fort Lewis, Washington (Former Company B, 1st Ranger Infantry Battalion, withdrawn 3 February 1986, consolidated with Company N, 75th Infantry, and consolidated unit redesignated as Company N, 75th Ranger Regiment , hereafter separate lineage) Redesignated 1 October 2005 as the 1st Special Forces Group, 1st Special Forces Regiment CAMPAIGN PARTICIPATION CREDIT World War II *Aleutian Islands *Naples-Foggia *Anzio *Rome-Arno *Southern France (with arrowhead) *Rhineland 1st Special Forces Battalion additionally entitled to: War on Terrorism Global War on Terrorism 2d Special Forces Battalion additionally entitled to: War on Terrorism Campaigns to be determined DECORATIONS *Meritorious Unit Commendation (Army), Streamer embroidered PACIFIC AREA 1972-1973 *Meritorious Unit Commendation (Army), Streamer embroidered ASIA 2002 *Philippine Presidential Unit Citation, Streamer embroidered JULY-AUGUST 1972 Company C, 1st Special Forces Battalion, additionally entitled to: Valorous Unit Award, Streamer embroidered CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN IRAQ 2007 Valorous Unit Award, Streamer embroidered CENTRAL IRAQ 2008-2009 Company C, 2d Special Forces Battalion, additionally entitled to: Valorous Unit Award, Streamer embroidered CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN IRAQ 2007
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1st Special Forces Group (Airborne)

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Payne, Paul Charles, SGM, (1943-1967) IN 11Z50 Sergeant Major
Brown, Lewis E., CSM, (1943-1976) IN 11Z50 Master Sergeant
Hendricks, Gilbert, SGM, (1948-1968) IN 11F10 Master Sergeant
Hillis, Charles, CSM, (1948-1978) IN 111.67 Master Sergeant
Ruddy, Francis J, CSM, (1943-1975) IN 1745 Master Sergeant
Williamson, Fred R, MSG, (1948-1968) IN 11F40 Master Sergeant
Alvarado, Jose, SFC, (1962-1965) IN 112.0 Sergeant First Class
Brockman, Verndean Arthur, SFC, (1952-1963) IN 11B10 Sergeant First Class
Card, William R., MAJ, (1948-1971) IN 11B10 Sergeant First Class
Combs, Alfred Henry, SFC, (1951-1965) IN 11B10 Sergeant First Class
Dean, William Mearl, SFC, (1952-1964) IN 11F10 Sergeant First Class
Everhart, William Joseph, SFC, (1949-1963) IN 11F10 Sergeant First Class
Gray, Jesse Alexander, SFC, (1948-1964) IN 11F10 Sergeant First Class
Lewis, Frederick Harry, SFC, (1948-1966) IN 1761 Sergeant First Class
Lewis, Thomas Lee, SFC, (1952-1964) IN 1745 Sergeant First Class
Manley, Jack Robert, CSM, (1950-1981) IN 11B10 Sergeant First Class
Newman, Bobby A., CW4, (1951-1985) IN 11F40 Sergeant First Class
Sansone, Dominick, SFC, (1950-1964) IN 11B10 Sergeant First Class
Shumate, Walter Lee, SGM, (1952-1982) IN 11B20 Sergeant First Class
West, Donald Frederick, SGM, (1947-1971) IN 11B10 Sergeant First Class
Wilson, Burrell Andrew, Jr., MSG, (1955-1976) IN 11B10 Sergeant First Class
MacDougall, Edward H., MSG, (1943-1973) IN 11B10 Staff Sergeant
Plank, Gerald Allen, SFC, (1966-1975) IN 11B10 Staff Sergeant
Alderman, Joe, MSG, (1958-1980) IN 11B20 Sergeant
Bobroskie, Mizuho "Bo", SFC, (1959-1980) IN 11B10 Sergeant
Pace, Giles, SSG, (1961-1972) IN 111.1 Sergeant
Stevens, Lowell Wesley, Sr., MSG, (1959-1980) IN 112.0 Sergeant
Bonner, Jack Lee, 1SG, (1953-1974) IN 11B10 Corporal
Kiernan, Thomas, COL, (1960-1989) JA 27A Colonel
Burns, Hugh, LTC, (1946-1969) IN 1542 Major
De la Pena, Miquel, LTC, (1942-1967) MI 9300 Major
Firth, John G., LTC, (1944-1970) IN 1542 Major
Brodt, James Henry, CPT, (1955-1963) IN 11A Captain
Cordell, Terry Denver, CPT, (1957-1962) IN 11A Captain
Dexter, Herbert John, MAJ, (1949-1965) IN 1542 Captain
Durrwachter, Herman Karl, CPT, (1947-1962) IN 1542 Captain
Harriman, Alan Bates, CPT, (1961-1964) CA 9305 Captain
Sylvester, Bill, MAJ, (1962-1985) IN 1542 Captain
Towery, Herman Turner, CPT, (1953-1964) IN 1542 Captain
Youree, James Frank, LTC, (1952-1984) AG 2110 Captain
Terry, Frederick Garside, MAJ, (1960-1968) IN 1542 First Lieutenant
Hillis, Charles, CSM, (1948-1978) AG 00D Sergeant Major
Hillis, Charles, CSM, (1948-1978) OD 63Z.50 First Sergeant
Reynolds, Donald M., MSG, (1941-1963) QM 1620 Master Sergeant
Benzel, Richard Dale, SFC, (1950-1962) EN 12B10 Sergeant First Class
Brown, Donald, SFC, (1950-1975) OD 55D Sergeant First Class
Lied, John, SFC, (1952-1975) SC 05B10 Staff Sergeant
McKitrick, Michael, SSG, (1961-1974) MD 91B10 Staff Sergeant
Tabata, Ernest K., CSM, (1946-1981) EN 12B10 Staff Sergeant
Anson, James, SGT, (1959-1968) SC 1766 Sergeant
Apperson, Gerald Franklin, SFC, (1954-1969) SC 05B Sergeant
Britton, Fred, LTC, (1961-1989) SC 05B Sergeant
Britton, Fred, LTC, (1961-1989) SC 051.1 Sergeant
Brown, Earl Frederick, SSG, (1958-1966) EN 12B10 Sergeant
Emert, Tommie D., SGT, (1960-1964) MD 91B10 Sergeant
Green, Donald, MAJ, (1961-1992) SC 05B Sergeant
Kendra, John, SSG, (1961-1966) SC 05B Sergeant
Zieba, James, MAJ, (1957-1978) SC 05B10 Sergeant

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