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Arthur Whiting

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posted on 2024-06-05, 19:39 authored by Their Finest Hour Project Team

Arthur Leonard Whiting was sent to North Africa during the war, but also fought on beaches in south of France. Chosen to guard King George V. Trained as a navy marine.


Item list and details

1. Story (contained in letter to request medals) 2. MOD Birthday card

Person the story/items relate to

Arthur Leonard Whiting

Person who shared the story/items

Stephen and Linda Carpenter

Relationship between the subject of the story and its contributor


Type of submission

Shared at Hungerford Library, Berkshire on 30 November 2023.

Record ID

114561 | HUN016