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BEDFORDSHIRE & HERTFORDSHIRE REGIMENTAL MEMORIAL

Compiled and copyright © 2000 Martin Edwards

The right hand pillar documents the Bedfordshire Regiment during World War 2.

1939-1945

TO THE SACRED
AND
GLORIOUS MEMORY
OF THE OFFICERS, WARRANT OFFICERS,
NON-COMMISSIONED OFFICERS AND MEN
OF THE BEDFORDSHIRE AND
HERTFORDSHIRE REGIMENT AND
THE HERTFORDSHIRE REGIMENT
WHO DIED IN THE SECOND WORLD WAR

THIS MONUMENT HAS BEEN ERECTED BY
THEIR COMRADES AND BY THE MEN AND WOMEN LIVING IN THE COUNTIES OF
BEDFORDSHIRE AND HERTFORDSHIRE

DUNKIRK 1940
N. W. EUROPE 1940
TOBRUK 1941
TOBRUK SORTIE
BELHAMED
TUNIS
NORTH AFRICA 1941/43
CASSINO II
TRASIMENE LINE
ITALY 1944/45
ATHENS
GREECE 1944/45
SINGAPORE ISLAND
MALAYA 1942
CHINDITS 1944
BURMA 1944

NORMANDY LANDING
N.W. EUROPE 1944
MONTOR SOLI
GOTHIC LINE
MONTE GAMBERALDI
MONTE CECO
MONTE GRANDE
ITALY 1944/45

The number of those who
were killed in action
or who died of terrible
privations in enemy hands
was 1074 all ranks.

Photographs © Martin Edwards 2001

 

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