Flying Officer Kenneth Treloar LITTLE

Service No: 400149
Born: Camberwell VIC, 12 November 1916
Enlisted in the RAAF: 23 June 1940
Unit: No. 5 (Coastal) Operational Training Unit (RAF)
Died: Aircraft Accident (No. 5 Operational Training Unit Beaufort aircraft N1160), off the North Devon Coast, 30 August 1941, Aged 24 Years
Buried: Heanton Punchardon (St Augustine) Churchyard, Devon
CWGC Additional Information: Son of Edgar T. Little and Fanny W. Little, of Camberwell, Victoria, Australia
Roll of Honour: Camberwell VIC
Remembered: Panel 125, Commemorative Area, Australian War Memorial, Canberra ACT

When carrying out a practice flight on 30 August 1941 Beaufort N1160 crashed into the sea about half a mile off Saunton Sands, North Devon, and all on board were killed.

The crew members of N1160 were:

Pilot Officer David Giffin Doole (403833) (RNZAF) (Navigator)
Flying Officer Kenneth Treloar Little (400149) (Pilot)
Sergeant Francis Philip Pilkington (1283171) (RAFVR) (Wireless Operator)
Sergeant Douglas Robert Reader (1261741) (RAFVR)


Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour On-Line Records (RAAF Casualty Information compiled by Alan Storr (409804))
Commonwealth War Graves Commission On-Line Records
Department of Veterans’ Affairs On-Line WWII Nominal Roll
National Archives of Australia On-Line Record A705, 163/43/37

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