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
UNDERWOOD, sons of Mr. Underwood, 12, Ashwell Street
Arthur George ; 1915, Oct., Queen's Royal
Charles ; 1916, April, Private Royal Army
Sidney Matthew [2 years in Reserves]; 1914,
Aug., Private, Royal Army Medical Corps.
UNDERWOOD Arthur William, Canada, son of Mr. Underwood,
34, Baker Street,
farmer; 1916, June, Private, Canadian Expeditionary Force.
UNDERWOOD Thomas, 19, Baker Street [8 years in Beds
Reserves]; 1914, Sept., Private, 1st Bn. Beds Regiment; 1915, April, To France;
May, Killed at Hill 60.
UNDERWOOD Ernest, 32, Church Street; Coy. Sergt.-Major,
Royal Field Artillery.
UNDERWOOD J. ; Pte., 2/5th Batt. Beds Regt.
UNDERWOOD Alfred William,5, George St.; 1916, Nov.,
Pte, 5th Batt. East Surrey Regt., Sergt.; 1917, Jan., To Royal Sussex Regt.;
July, To Tank Corps; To France;
1918, To Army of Occupation.
UNDERWOOD Walter Henry, London, carpenter [nine years
in Reserve]; 1914, August, Gunner, Royal Garrison Artillery; Sept., To France;
1916, August, Wounded; Rejoined.
UNDERWOOD -- 94, Vandyke Road ; Pte., Lincoln Regt.
UNDERWOOD Henry, 48, Baker Street ; Pte., South Wales
out of Army.
UNDERWOOD Samuel, 33, Heath Road.
UNDERWOOD -- ; Sergt., Military police, Southend.
UNDERWOOD James, 46, Baker Street.
UPTON Hugh, draper's apprentice; 1916, Pte., Sherwood
Foresters; 1918, April,