Roll of Honour

2nd Lieutenant Reginald Strickland

Linked to: Mixbury

Regiment: Oxfordshire & Buckinghamshire Light Infantry (3rd)

Conflict: World War One

Date of Death: 25th December 1915

Age at Death: 23

Burial/Memorial Location: Bethune Town Cemetery, Pas de Calais, France

Son of William & Elizabeth Strickland, of Mixbury.

"The death has taken place of 2nd Lieutenant Reginald Strickland, 3rd (attached 2nd) Oxon and Bucks Light Infantry, second son of Mr and Mrs W. Strickland, of Mixbury. He had been expected home for Christmas leave, and though far from well endeavoured to go on with his work up to the last moment, but was obliged to go into hospital suffering, apparently, from severe chill, dying suddenly of acute ascending paralysis." Bicester Advertiser 21/01/1916