The First World War: 1914-1918
The Astons History Group, with funding from the Heritage Lottery Fund, held a major project and exhibition to commemorate the Centenary of the First World War.
The funds helped us to clean and refurbish our village war memorial and the history of many of the fallen soldiers has been displayed next to the memorial on the anniversary their each of their deaths.
AT WAR'S END: 1918
We will be holding a second exhibition over the weekend of November 9th - 11th to mark the centenary of the war's final year. This will include much information gained during and after our 2014 (1914) exhibition.
Our First World War Fallen
We are starting to add their stories to this website.
William Aldridge George Clacy
James Corbett Joseph Connelly
Hubert Cummins Mark Didcock
Frederick Elderfield Frederick Lay
Albert Lewington Gordon Lewington
Francis Kimmer William Knobes
Wilfred Savegar Robert Bishop Slade
Edgar Whichello Claud Lillington