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Henry F. W. Little
Born (1842-06-27)June 27, 1842
Died February 7, 1907(1907-02-07) (aged 64)
Place of birth Manchester, New Hampshire
Place of burial Manchester, New Hampshire
Allegiance United States of America
Service/branch United States Army
Union Army
Rank Sergeant
Unit Company D, 7th New Hampshire Infantry
Battles/wars American Civil War
Awards Medal of Honor

Henry F. W. Little (June 27, 1842 – February 7, 1907) was a Sergeant in the 7th New Hampshire Infantry, Union Army, and a Medal of Honor recipient for his actions in the American Civil War. In 1896, he published a history of his regiment under the title The Seventh Regiment New Hampshire Volunteers in the War of the Rebellion.

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Rank and organization: Sergeant, Company D, 7th New Hampshire Infantry. Place and date: Near Richmond, Va., September 1864. Entered service at: New Hampshire. Birth: Manchester, N.H. Date of issue: January 14, 1870.


Gallantry on the skirmish line.

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