1914 – 7th (S)Bn Oxf & Bucks LI formed at Oxford and moved to camp at Codford St. Mary (Wilts).
1914 – 2nd Bucks Bn officially recognised as separate unit (2/1 Bucks).
1915 – 2nd Bn Oxf & Bucks LI -IN TRENCHES AT GIVENCHY.
Three quiet days and nights.(26th-29th)
Trench Mortars and Minenwerfers occasionally damaged the trenches.
A great deal of rain fell during this period.
2nd Lieut C R HORLEY (previously wounded) joined for duty.
1915– 1/1st Buckinghamshire Battalion – HEBUTERNE
Battalion in Trenches.
Guns shelled enemy’s line intermittently, No Reply.