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G-19169   2nd Lieutenant Henry James Little
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Dated added: 30/12/2015   Last updated: 11/03/2017
Personal Details
Regiment/Service: 5th Battalion, East Kent Regiment (British Army)
Died: 20/09/1917 (Killed in Action)
Age: 25
Summary      
Henry James Little was the son of John W and H H Little. Henry was a born in Scotland in 1892. Henry’s parents moved to live in Cavanaleck, Fivemiletown. Henry lived in Paisley, Scotland and latterly in Charing, Kent, England. He enlisted with the East Kent Regiment. He was given a commission in June 1916, and was attached to the 5th Battalion of the South Lancashire Regiment. Second Lieutenant Henry James Little was killed in action on 20th September 1917. He was 25 years old.
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Cemetery Details
Cemetery: Tyne Cot Memorial
  Zonnebeke, West-Vlaanderen, 2
Grave Ref: Grave XII-E-4
CWGC Casualty 463615
Summary      
The Tyne Cot Memorial to the Missing forms the north-eastern boundary of Tyne Cot Cemetery, which is located 9 kilometres north east of Ieper town centre, on the Tynecotstraat, a road leading from the Zonnebeekseweg (N332). The names of those from United Kingdom units are inscribed on Panels arranged by Regiment under their respective Ranks. The names of those from New Zealand units are inscribed on panels within the New Zealand Memorial Apse located at the centre of the Memorial.
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Local Memorial Details

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1 Fivemiletown War Memorial WW1 - Panel 2 Fivemiletown
2 Fivemiletown Methodist Church Roll Of Honour Fivemiletown
Local Institute / Local Book Details

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1 Fivemiletown War Dead Book 53
References and Links
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1 East Kent Regiment Table: L Brief details of Second Lieutenant H J Little
2 Evening Times Roll of Honour Newspaper report and photo of Second Lieutenant H J Little
3 Find A Grave Photo of Second Lieutenant H J Little's gravestone
4 National Archives UK Medal Card can be purchased here
5 National Archives UK Offline details of Second Lieutenant H J Little
6 War Graves Photographic Project Photo of Second Lieutenant H J Little's gravestone can be purchased here