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