Robert Lee Slaughter

 

 

Age: 55

 

Summary: American world traveler and explorer who was among one of more than 20 American tourists reported missing and presumed dead in the devastating South Asian Tsunami that swept across the Indian Ocean and killed over 2,300+ people during the tidal wave while he was on a brief Christmas vacation at a coastal resort area in Thailand.

 

 

Cause of Death: Drowned after being struck by a tsunami

 

Born: March 21, 1949

 

Died: December 26, 2004

 

Location: Krabi, Thailand