WFC (Frank) Whiteman

Frank Whiteman with his successor at Awarua Radio, Les Steele, photographed in December 1969 at a social gathering of former Post Office employees

Frank Whiteman (left) with his successor at Awarua Radio, Les Steele, photographed in December 1969 at a social gathering of former Post Office employees. Photo: Gisborne Photo News

William Frank Clement Whiteman (c1891-1980)

Worked at:

Chatham Islands Radio: Mr Whiteman’s name was drawn in a military reserve draft published on 4 July 1917. He was referred to as “wireless telegraphist, Waitangi, Chatham Islands”.
Awarua Radio: Officer In Charge, 12 Dec 1917 – 14 Feb 1921