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Whittaker family in the Cayman Islands

The Bo’sun’s family, daughter Winsome, son Macki and Clyde, his grandchildren, sister and other relatives with David Collins signing his book Shanghaied.

Orman Whittaker family

(L to R Seated) Author, Mrs. Gwen Whittaker (Standing) Mackie Whittaker, Winsome Hill and Clyde Whittaker

On Grand Cayman Island, the author meets the children and widow of Bo’sun Orman Whittaker in whose memory
Shanghaied
is dedicated. In the book, Whittaker is known as Manor Nelson and the author is called Jack Sligo.