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John Claucy LITTLE

Regimental number334
ReligionRoman Catholic
AddressCloncurry, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinMother, Mrs E Little, Windslade, Undina Siding, Queensland
Enlistment date31 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameMachine Gun Company 3, Reinforcement 4
AWM Embarkation Roll number24/8/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board RMS Orontes on 16 August 1916
Regimental number from Nominal RollCommissioned
Rank from Nominal RollLieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Machine Gun Battalion
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Military Medal

'(E. of Hooge 20-23 September 1917) Splendid example of courage, self-sacrifice and determination.'
Recommendation date: 25 September 1917

FateEffective abroad (still overseas)
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)*Spelt John Clancy Little on NR

Military Medal

Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 31
Date: 7 March 1918

Family/military connectionsBrother: 1614 Pte Arthur Herbert LITTLE, 1st Light Horse Regiment, returned to Australia, 24 June 1916.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: Military Medal, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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