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The Trust’s documents and photographs are all held in the Centre for Buckinghamshire Studies at Aylesbury, where they can be consulted during normal working hours. The Trust’s collection, with other photographic and documentary material not in its ownership, form part of what is known as the TA Collection. Other military items can also be found in the Lieutenancy Collection.

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The Trust cannot answer detailed genealogical questions and researchers will need to visit the Centre for Buckinghamshire Studies. For opening hours of the Centre for Buckinghamshire Studies, click on the link provided below.

Questions cannot be answered on regular units connected to the county. For information on the Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire Light Infantry, click the link to the Soldiers of Oxfordshire Trust below.

Guidance can be offered, however, on general questions relating to the county’s local military units.

 

The following websites may also be of assistance:

Army Museums Ogliby Trust
www.armymuseums.org.uk
Lists locations of all UK regimental museums.

Army Records Society
www.armyrecordssociety.org.uk
Publishes annual volume of historical documents on the history of the British army

Battlefields Trust
www.battlefieldstrust.com
Seeks to preserve UK battlefields

Bucks Remembers
www.buckinghamshireremembers.org.uk
Lists all war memorials in the county, and the names recorded on them

Centre for Buckinghamshire Studies
www.buckscc.gov.uk/archives
Houses the county's archives including the Trust's documentary collections

Commonwealth War Graves Commission
www.cwgc.org
Lists all cemeteries with UK war dead, with comprehensive name search facility

Imperial War Museum
www.iwm.org.uk
Dedicated to the history of the two world wars and conflicts since 1945

John Hampden Society
www.johnhampden.org
Preserves the memory of a leading Bucks figure in the English Civil War

National Army Museum
www.national-army-museum.ac.uk
Presents the history of the British Army from its origins to the present

Society for Army Historical Research
www.sahr.co.uk
Publishes a quarterly journal on the history of the British Army

Soldiers of Oxfordshire Trust
www.sofo.org.uk
Preserves records and artefacts of the regular Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire Light Infantry

UK National Inventory of War Memorials
www.ukniwm.org.uk
Lists locations of all UK War Memorials

Victorian Military Society
www.victorianmilitarysociety.org.uk
Publishes quarterly journal on the history of the British army between 1837 and 1902

War Memorials Trust
www.warmemorials.org
Helps with the maintenance and repair of war memorials

Royal Bucks Hussars Association
www.royalbuckshussars.org
For former members of the Royal Bucks Hussars

Bletchley Park
www.bletchleypark.org.uk
Displays the wartime history of the home of the 'Ultra Secret'

Buckingham Heritage Trust and Old Gaol Museum
www.mkheritage.co.uk/ogb
Runs the Old Gaol where the Trust's main exhibition is located