1804 – 43rd - 2nd Bn, 43rd raised.
1919 –1st Bn, OXF & BUCKS LI – NORTH RUSSIA.
1200 - Gen. Sadlier-Jacksons attack on the DVINA River commenced.
2200 - Orders received (Code wire) that the Vaga attack on 13th which was to have co-operated with DVINA attack would not take place.
Owing to bad weather, the troops from the DVINA could not get across to attack SHEGOVARI according to plan.
1944 - 2nd (Airborne) Bn, Oxf & Bucks LI – LE MESNIL. Normandy
Lt. D.B. Fox was wounded this morning while out on a recce patrol. One member of the patrol stepped on an 'S' mine just outside an enemy post, killing himself and wounding Lt. Fox and the other member of the patrol. Enemy mortars and arty active between 1200 hrs and 2100 hrs, otherwise an uneventful day.
1944 – 1st Buckinghamshire Battalion – OUISTREHAM -Normandy
0210 - FCP reports that two black objects out to sea north of harbour.
0220 - Black objects on being fired upon turned and made off seawards.
0230 - Two more rockets fired, aimed at area of FCP where Bofors was firing. No damage.
0500 - Our own arty fired spasmodically throughout the night.
PM - Normal routine.
1950 - 'D' Coy returned to normal location in res area at OUISTREHAM. Take over YORK BRIDGES over R ORNE.
1956 – 1st Bn Oxf & Bucks LI (43rd & 52nd)
The Regiment sailed from Southampton in H.M.T. Dilwara bound for Cyprus in company with the Suffolk Regiment.