|Louis McCarty Little|
|Born||January 16, 1878|
|Died||July 16, 1960(aged 82)|
|Place of birth||New York City, New York|
|Place of death||Newport, Rhode Island|
|Place of burial||Arlington National Cemetery|
|Allegiance||United States of America|
|Service/branch||United States Marine Corps|
|Years of service||1899 - 1942|
Assistant Commandant of the Marine Corps|
Fleet Marine Force, Pacific
World War I|
World War II
Louis McCarty Little (January 16, 1878—July 16, 1960) was the 11th Assistant to the Major General Commandant of the Marine Corps.
Early years[edit | edit source]
Awards and decorations[edit | edit source]
During his military career he was awarded: China Campaign Medal (1900), Philippine Campaign Medal (1901–03), Expeditionary Medal with four bronze stars (Panama, 1903 and 1909; China, 1913–14; Haiti, 1920–21; China, 1924–27), World War I Victory Medal with Overseas Clasp, Haitian Campaign Medal (1919–20), American Defense Service Medal, World War II Victory Medal, Haitian Medal of Honor and Merit in the rank of "Grand Officer" with Diploma, and Haitian Medaille Milataire (1920).
References[edit | edit source]
- This article incorporates public domain material from websites or documents of the United States Marine Corps.
- "Major General Louis McCarty Little, USMC". Who's Who in Marine Corps History. History Division, United States Marie Corps. http://www.tecom.usmc.mil/HD/Whos_Who/Little%20LM.htm. Retrieved June 30, 2009.
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