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G-19169   2nd Lieutenant Henry James Little
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Dated added: 30/12/2015   Last updated: 31/07/2021
Personal Details
Regiment/Service: 5th Battalion, East Kent Regiment (British Army)
Died: 20/09/1917 (Killed in Action)
Age: 25
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 Cemetery
  Zonnebeke, West-Vlaanderen, 2
Grave Ref: Grave XII-E-4
CWGC Casualty 463615
Tyne Cot Cemetery is located 9 Kms north-east of Ieper town centre, on the Tynecotstraat, a road leading from the Zonnebeekseweg (N332)
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 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
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