In WWI soldiers trained in Ampthill Park. One third died….
WWI – The Bedfordshire Training Depot in Ampthill Park – Role of Honour
In WWI 2,235 volunteers trained 1914-16 at the Bedfordshire Training Depot. 707 of the chaps died fighting for King and Country. A lone Memorial Cross stands proud in Ampthill Park to remember the horrific loss – here are their names….