Oxfordshire & Buckinghamshire Light Infantry (The 2/4th Battalion)

Research and Resources around the Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire Light Infantry during WWI

Private Howard Stanley May

Private 200931, 2nd/4th Battalion, Oxford and Bucks Light Infantry. Killed in action 22nd August 1917. Aged 21. Enlisted Oxford, resident Bicester. Son of Thomas and Elizabeth Hannah May, of Baynard’s Green, Bicester, Oxon. Commemorated on Tyne Cot Memorial, Zonnebeke, West-Vlaanderen. Belgium. Panel 96 to 98.

Name: Howard Stanley May
Residence: Oxford
Death Date: 22 Aug 1917
Enlistment Location: Bicester, Oxon
Rank: Private
Regiment: Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire Light Infantry
Battalion: 2/4th Battalion.
Number: 200931
Type of Casualty: Killed in action

Name: MAY, HOWARD STANLEY
Initials: H S
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: Oxford and Bucks Light Infantry
Unit Text: 2nd/4th Bn.
Age: 21
Date of Death: 22/08/1917
Service No: 200931
Additional information: Son of Thomas and Elizabeth Hannah May, of Baynard’s Green, Bicester, Oxon.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Panel 96 to 98.
Memorial: TYNE COT MEMORIAL

Please see:

The Attack on Pond Farm, 22nd August, 1917

The Attack On Pond Farm and Other Strong Posts, 21st -24th August 1917

Attack on Strongpoints, South East of St. Julian, 22nd August 1917

The Third Battle of Ypres (Passchendaele)
Check out: http://www.roll-of-honour.com/Oxfordshire/Ardley.html

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