Private Robert L. Whately, D/1/8
"Wednesday, 24 November 1943. Commenced reembarking troops of the LT 2/8 U.S. Marines Held burial service at sea for the following casualty of the current operation: Whately, Robert L."
Source: decklog USS Heywood APA-6; Don Allen, "Tarawa's Missing in Action," Follow Me, Sept-Oct 2003.
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