CHARLES C. SLATER, ENS, USN

From USNA Virtual Memorial Hall

Charles Slater '43

Date of birth: October 12, 1921

Date of death: November 13, 1942

Age: 21

Lucky Bag

From the 1943 Lucky Bag:


Loss

Charles was lost when USS Barton (DD 599) was sunk during the Naval Battle of Guadalcanal on November 13, 1942. The wartime service of Barton and her officers and crew are detailed in this wonderful history.


Class of 1943

Charles is one of 83 members of the Class of 1943 on Virtual Memorial Hall.