Louis M. Little
|Louis McCarty Little|
January 16, 1878|
New York City, New York
|Died||July 16, 1960
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|
|Commands held||Assistant Commandant of the Marine Corps
Fleet Marine Force, Pacific
|Battles/wars||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. He was the son of Captain William McCarty Little, USN.
Awards and decorations
During his military career he was awarded: China Campaign Medal (1900), Philippine Campaign Medal (1901–03), Marine Corps 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).
- 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. Retrieved June 30, 2009.