1857 - 52nd - marched 42 miles in 20 hours to intercept the Sealkote mutineers, weather very hot.
1916 –2nd Bn Oxf & Bucks LI – VILLERS-AU-BOIS
5.30am – The Brigadier General went round the trenches of the Regiment.
Some hostile Trench Mortars about 6am and 11am, otherwise a quiet day.
1916 – 1/1st Buckinghamshire Battalion – HEBUTERNE
Battalion in Trenches.
A quiet day.
An endeavour was made to put out wire in front of the new trench dug the previous evening.
B Coy 1st BUCKS BN provided a carrying party of 2 Platoons.
Work was hindered by hostile minenwerfer & machine gun fire.
1944 - 2nd (Airborne) Bn, Oxf & Bucks LI – CHATEAU ST COME.
Last night patrols did more good work in pinpointing enemy posns on our front. Enemy mortaring and shelling has been on a slight scale to-day and we only suffered one casualty. The ½ issue of bread since the start of the campaign; it was only enough for 2oz per man but it is hoped that the ration will be increased to 4oz to-morrow.