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Leighton Buzzard Roll of Honour

Shortly after the end of World War One, the Leighton Buzzard Observer published a list of men from Leighton Buzzard who had served during the conflict in either the army or the navy. The lists were published in consecutive editions of the paper from 18th March 1919 to 5th August 1919. The details have been transcribed below (question marks indicate details which were unclear).

Click on the letters in the 'A' to 'Y' index below, to navigate to the section for surnames starting with that letter.


A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | O | P | Q | R | S | T | U | V | W | Y

NASH, sons of Mr. and Mrs. T.W. Nash, 44, Church St. :-
      Thomas, brushmasker; 1917, Jan., Private, Essex Regiment.
      Albert, clerk; 1914, Sept., Sapper, Royal Engineers.
      John ; 1915, September, Private, Royal Army Medical Corps.

NASH William, 52, Hockliffe Road, grocer's assistant; 1916, June, Private, 3/5th Bn. Beds Regt., died in hospital.

NASH, sons of Mrs. Nash, 53, Lake Street :-
      Bert ; 1914, Aug., Lance-Corpl., 6th Australian Light Horse; 1914, To Egypt.
      A. ; 1915, June, Gunner, Royal Field Artillery.

NASH Henry, Canada, son of Mr. and Mrs. Nash, Leedon, stonemason; 1916, March, Pte., Canadian Contingent.

NEVILLE Harry William, 79, North Street ; Private, 4th Bn, Beds Regiment.

NEWBERRY J.G., Forest Gate, son of Mr. and Mrs. Newberry, 41, Church Street, railway porter; 1914, October, Pte., 1st Bn. East Lancashire Regt.; 1916, May, To France; 1918, July, died from pneumonia, buried at Cemetery, Leighton Buzzard.

NEW Robert, 45, Lake Street; Oxon. and Bucks. Light Infantry.

NEWTON Lancelot ; Lieut., Army Service Corps; 1916, Captain.

NICHOLLS -- 20, Grove Road; Private, Army Service Corps; 1919, Demobilised.

NORMAN Philip Paul, 6, Lammas Walk, grocer's porter; driver, 2/4th Bn. Welsh Royal Field Artillery.

NORMAN James, 81, South Street, Police Constable at Leighton Buzzard; 1915, Nov., Pte. 8th Bn. Beds Regt.; Lance-Corporal, To France; 1917, Feb, 15th, Killed in Action.