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

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1916, JULY 12th – RELIEVED THE 2/4th ROYAL BERKS IN THE RICHEBOURG TRENCHES

On 12th July they relieved the 2/4th Royal Berks Regiment in the Richebourg trenches.

From the War Diary of the 2/4th Royal Berkshire Regiment

1916-07-12
Regiment. 2/4th Royal Berkshire
Location France, Ferme Du Bois
Entry Heavy bombardment on our Right at 1am. Quiet morning. 3pm, relieved by 2/4 OXFORD and BUCKS and marched into billets West of CROIX BARBEE. Bn HQ at M. 31.d.5.8. (Casualties OR 1K and 1W).

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