1812 – Wellington’s, Army and that of Marmont marching parallel to each other and within musket shot throughout the day, neither finding an opportunity to attack.
1919 –1st Bn, OXF & BUCKS LI – NORTH RUSSIA.
1200 - Bolo deserter came in at UST VAGA.
1919 - 2nd Bn, Oxf & Bucks LI
The Regiment was granted permission to wear riband of British War Medal 1914-1919.
1944 - 2nd (Airborne) Bn, Oxf & Bucks LI – CHATEAU ST COME. (NORMANDY)
Once again our patrols report that the enemy posns on our front remain unchanged.
Our snipers claim three certain hits and 'C' Coy standing patrol engaged several targets with their guns as well, but the result could not be observed with any certainty.
Very heavy rain fell today and a lot of the slit trenches became waterlogged and all the tracks in the Regtl area extremely muddy.
1982 – 1st Battalion Royal Green Jackets – Regents Park Bombing London
Remembering this day in 1982 when the Band of the 1st Battalion Royal Green Jackets whilst playing at the bandstand in Regent Park, London were victims of an I.R.A Bomb.
Six members were killed and a seventh died later of wounds.
WO2 Graham Barker, 1st Battalion The Royal Green Jackets
Bandsman John Heritage, 1st Battalion The Royal Green Jackets
Corporal Robert Livingstone, 1st Battalion The Royal Green Jackets
Corporal Robert McKnight, 1st Battalion The Royal Green Jackets
Bandsman George Mesure, 1st Battalion The Royal Green Jackets
Bandsman Keith Powell, 1st Battalion The Royal Green Jackets
Bandsman Laurence Smith, 1st Battalion The Royal Green Jackets