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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

VARNEY Harvey John, Crofton Park, late 25, Beaudesert; 1916, June.

VARNEY R.T. late Queen Street; H.M.S. Black Prince.

VICARS Charles, 85, South Street; Private, Manchester Regiment.

VICARS Bert., 85, South Street.

VICCARS Sydney, Heywood, Victoria, son of Mr. S. Viccars, 48, Vandyke Road, baker; 1915, March, Private, Field Bakery, Australian 2nd Division; 1916, Sept., To Gallipoli; 1916, March, To France; 1919, Demobilised.

VICCARS Edmund Frank, Rushmere Cottages, groom; 1915, August, Pte., 12th Res. Batt. Suffolk Regt.; 1916, June, to France; Wounded.

VICKERS Arthur William, 56, Plantation Road, carman [11 years in Beds Regt., India, South Africa, etc., 1888-1896]; 1914, Sept., Sergt., 7th Batt. Beds Regt.; To France; 1918, Dec., Demobilized.

VICKERS B. 11, Plantation Road ; Sapper, Royal Engineers.

VICKERS Stephen, 19, Queen Street.

VIGOR W. 18, Bridge Street ; Lance-Cpl., Royal Fusiliers.