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Clayton Kirk Slack
Birth: Feb. 23, 1896
Death: Mar. 1, 1976

World War I Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. Slack served as a Private, United States Army, Company D, 124th Machine Gun Battalion, 33d Division. He was awarded his medal for service Near Consenvoye, France, on October 8, 1918. His citation reads-Observing German soldiers under cover 50 yards away on the left flank, Pvt. Slack, upon his own initiative, rushed them with his rifle and, single-handed, captured 10 prisoners and 2 heavy-type machineguns, thus saving his company and neighboring organizations from heavy casualties.  (bio by: K) 
 
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  Marcella Slack (1906 - 1993)*
 
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Burial:
Arlington National Cemetery
Arlington
Arlington County
Virginia, USA
Plot: Section 34, Lot 59
 
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Record added: Sep 11, 2003
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