WHATLEY, John

Rank: 
Lance Corporal
Unit/Base: 
4 Commando
Regiment/Corps: 
Oxford and Bucks Light Infantry
Service: 
Army
Number: 
5387562
Born: 
Tuesday, June 22, 1915
Died : 
Wednesday, August 19, 1942
Killed in action or died of wounds
Age: 
27
Operations: 
Local Roll of Honour: 

Lance Corporal John Whatley was reported wounded and missing on 19 August 1942 during operations at Dieppe, France. It was later confirmed that he had been killed in action.

His brother Flying Officer William Denman Whatley also died in the war.

Sources
CWGC. 
Casualty Lists / National Archives files WO417/49, WO417/50, and WO417/57.
 
Primary Roll of Honour: 
Photo of grave in Gallery: 
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