Pictures from World War 1


James Houghton
He lived at No 6 Parliament Street
He was in the "Warwick's"
Somewhere in France


Kate and Harry Crompton
The 6 Eden Place, Guildford Street


Alfred Ingram
He lived at No 169 Wheeler Street
He was in the Royal Engineers


Alf Ingram
Somewhere in Northern France or Belgium


Alf Ingram
Somewhere in Northern France or Belgium


Alf Ingram
A Billet
Somewhere in Northern France or Belgium


Ernest Barlow
He lived in Clifford Street


Soldiers on Leave with their Families Somewhere in Aston


Kate Crompton Waits at Home in Guildford Street
with her New Baby Sid and other Younger Children, Alf and Harry


This is my husbands grandfather J.C. Pockett, a Postman in Aston at the time he joined up
He was killed at the Somme in 1916
Below is a Roll of Honour Certificate from the Postman's Federation
Wendy Partridge