1870 – 52nd Depot – joined the 43rd in Dublin.
1900 - 1st Bn Oxf LI - took part in the Capture of Bloemfontein.(Boer War).
1905 – 1st Bn Oxf LI – The following extract from Special Army Order, dated 21st December 1904, is published:-
His Majesty the King has been graciously pleased to approve the following Corps of the regular Army and Auxiliary Forces being permitted in recognistion of services rendered during the South African War, 1899-1902, to bear upon their Colours and Appointments the words specified in each case:-
REGULAR FORCES – THE OXFORDSHIRE LIGHT INFANTRY –
“South Africa 1900-1902”, “Relief of Kimberley” ,“Paardeberg”.
1919 –1/1stBuckinghamshire Battalion – MAGLIO.
Ration Strength: 5 Officers 50 OR. Casualties: NIL.