1915 - 1st Bn Oxf & Bucks LI. reached Amara;
1915 – 2nd Bn Oxf & Bucks LI - LE PHILOSOPHE
In billets here in Brigade Reserve.
Some shelling at very uncertain intervals during this period.
Casualties (3rd – 6th June): Killed – 1 man. Wounded – 1 Man.
1915 – 1/1st Buckinghamshire Battalion – ROMARIN
Bn in Billets. – Resting.
Received Orders 12.15am to Stand by to move at 10 minutes notice, when mine in front of 4/071 trenches should be exploded.
1944 – 2nd (Airborne) Bn Oxf & Bucks LI
0015hrs - Coup-de-main force of Letter D Company and 2 Platoons of Letter B Company 2nd Bn Oxf & Bucks LI land in gliders and seize two vital bridges on the allied eastern flank. PEGASUS BRIDGE and HORSA BRIDGE.
2100hrs - Remainder of 2nd Bn, Oxf & Bucks LI land by glider and moved into the bridgehead.
1944 – Elements of 1st Bucks Bn land with the first tide in Normandy with remainder of battalion arriving on the second.