Roger Day, whose family have always lived in and around Ramsbury for generations, has been interested in the wartime history of the area for over 30 years.
He lives in Hungerford, and retired as a local postman in 2011.
His knowledge of the local history of the Second World War is encyclopaedic, and he has written excellent books on the subject:
- Ramsbury At War, 1999 (Revised and updated 2004)
- Savernake at War, 2007
Other books shortly to be published (Nov 2011) are:
- Membury at War
- Look, Duck and Vanish- A History of the 6th (Marlborough) Battalion, Wiltshire Home Guard 1940-1944
Roger has a great website www.ramsburyatwar.com