Little, Ronald Henry
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Dates:

War Service:
Rifleman 394627 RONALD HENRY LITTLE of 2/9th battalion London Regiment (Queen Victoria’s Rifles), he enlisted at Camberwell and was killed in action on 20 August 1918.
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He has no known grave and is commemorated on the Vis-en-Artois Memorial, panel 10.

Location of Memorial:
He is remembered on the memorials at St Cyprian’s church in Brockley and the church of St James, Hatcham.

Details:
Ronald Henry Little was born 17 March 1899 in Anerley, Surrey. He moved to Brockley in 1906. He was the son of Henry John Little [c. 1870 Shaw, Near Melksham, Wilts - 21 November 1939 Brockley][A railway signalman in 1911 and later Station Master at Brockley Station and Sarah Florence Nightingale Little [c. 1875 St Marks Road, Kennington - march Quarter 1943 in the Deptford Registration District; nee Bishop ]. Ronald enrolled at Woodland Road School, Lambeth 29 June 1903 and left 26 Feburary 1906 to move to Brockley. They also had 3 other children Mable Florence [c. 1897 Anerley after 1911], Cyril Edward [c. 1901 Anerley - After WW2][Peter's father. He joined the RAF in 1918 and served during the Second World War as a Station Warrant Officer at RAF Abingdon. He was awarded the MBE at the end of the war and mention twice in Dispatches.] and Muriel Frances [c. 1905 Upper Norwood - after 1911], [she was at St Hilda, Oakland Road, Boxley Heath on the 1911 Census].

Source:

Contributed By: Andy Pepper and Peter Little [Nephew]
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