Marine Corps Staff Sgt. Christopher A. Slutman Dignified Transfer
A U.S. Marine Corps carry team transfers the remains of Staff Sgt. Christopher A. Slutman during a dignified transfer April 11, 2019 at Dover Air Force Base, Delaware. He and two other Marines (Cpl. Robert A. Hendriks and Sgt. Benjamin S. Hines) were killed in a car bombing outside Bagram Air Field only days before they were expected to return home from Afghanistan.
Staff Sgt. Christopher Slutman was assigned to the 25th Marine Regiment, 4th Marine Division, Marine Forces Reserve. He joined the Marine Corps in November 2005 and deployed to Iraq for about 11 months in spring 2008. He also served in Mozambique for a month in 2010.
Staff Sgt. Christopher Slutman, a decorated New York fireman in his civilian career, leaves behind a wife and three daughters.
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