|Rank||Corporal U.S. Army|
|Date of Death||October 17 1952|
Korean Service Medal
National Defense Service Medal
Republic of Korea Presidential Unit Citation
Republic of Korea War Service Medal
United Nations Service Medal
Corporal Whitten was awarded the Korean Service Medal, the United Nations Service Medal, the National Defense Service Medal, the Korean Presidential Unit Citation and the Republic of Korea War Service Medal.
Corporal Whitten was a member of the 176th Armored Field Artillery Battalion, 40th Infantry Division. He died of other causes on October 17, 1952 near Kumsong, North Korea.