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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

UNDERWOOD, sons of Mr. Underwood, 12, Ashwell Street :-
      Arthur George ; 1915, Oct., Queen's Royal Rifles.
      Charles ; 1916, April, Private Royal Army Medical Corps.
      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 Borderers, Invalided 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, Wounded.