|Rank||Private First Class U.S. Army|
|Date of Death||February 2 1954|
Korean Service Medal
National Defense Service Medal
Republic of Korea War Service Medal
United Nations Service Medal
Private First Class Slattery was awarded the Korean Service Medal, the United Nations Service Medal, the National Defense Service Medal and the Republic of Korea War Service Medal.
Private First Class Slattery was a member of the 212nd Military Police Company serving at the Demilitarized Zone in Korea. He was on patrol near the DMZ at 3:00 am on February 2, 1954, when his jeep skidded off an ice covered timber trestle bridge and fell thirty feet to the ground causing a fatal head injury.