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May 31, 2013

U.S. Securities & Exchange Commission
100 F Street, N.E.
Washington, DC 20549
Re: Vanguard Whitehall Funds
  File No. 33-64845
Pursuant to Rule 497(c) under the Securities Act of 1933, we hereby file exhibits containing
interactive data format risk/return summary information that reflects the risk/return summary
information contained in the prospectus dated May 14, 2013, which were similarly filed pursuant to
Rule 497(c) for Vanguard Emerging Markets Government Bond Index Fund, a series of the above
mentioned Trust. The sole purpose of this Amendment is to file the risk/return summary section
of the Post-Effective Amendment in eXtensible Business Reporting Language (XBRL) for each
series and class of the the above mentioned Trust. Pursuant to the requirements of Rule 497(c),
this Amendment designates an immediate effective date of May 31, 2013.
If you have any questions or comments concerning the enclosed Amendment, please contact me at
(610) 669-1538.
Judith L. Gaines
Associate Counsel
The Vanguard Group, Inc.
cc: Amy Miller, Esq.
  U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission