SGT. SLAUGHTER (v1)
Series: Four (1985)
Sgt.Slaughter was available via mail-order from Hasbro Direct in late 1985. He was also available on and off from 1986 through 1989.
Professional wrestler Sgt.Slaughter was the first celebrity immortalized as a member of G.I.Joe. In addition, he voiced his own character in the G.I.Joe cartoons, filmed promotional spots and introductions for some of the G.I.Joe cartoons, and served as the spokesman in G.I.Joe toy commercials from 1987 to 1990.
Sgt Slaughter came with a dark brown baton.
Grade: E-7 (Sergeant)
Birthplace: Parris Island, South Carolina
Primary Specialty: Infantry/Drill Instructor
Secondary Specialty: Survival Trainer
Sgt. Slaughter has been found with differently-styled chevrons on his boots.
Sgt Slaughter's body is completely original - all new body parts.
Starting with this series (Series Four, 1985), the head joint on G.I.Joe figures was changed into a head "ball." This ball allowed the head to look up and down, in addition to left and right.
Versions of Sgt. Slaughter (v1)
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Lee's Guide: n/a
Desimone Guide: #126
Tomart's Guide: #GI5447
The Ultimate Guide: n/a
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