World War 1 Centenery

World War 1 Centenary – Soldiers from Swanbourne

Soldiers from Swanbourne Researched by Linda Rodgers and Ken Harris All of those Swanbourne men who are named on the War Memorial opposite St. Swithun’s Church, have been researched.  The results of this research are summarised as PDF’s below.  Click on the soldier’s name for more details. WW1 William Alderman WW1 Nimrod Boughton WW1 Thomas Cox WW1 […]

Details of all WW1 Servicemen connected to Swanbourne

Details of all WW1 Servicemen connected to Swanbourne By Linda Rodgers A full list of all Servicemen connected with Swanbourne has been researched and is contained in the Word document here:- ww1-swanbourne-on-memorial Return to WW1 Centenary Category

World War 1 (1914 to 1918)

Bucks men serving in British Forces By Clive Rodgers The local recruiting centre for Bucks volunteers was in Aylesbury, but in 1914  the existing Regulars of the Oxon and Bucks Light Infantry were first to see action soon after war was declared on 4th August.  Most subsequent volunteer soldiers recruited from Swanbourne also joined the Oxon and Bucks Light […]