We remember William Aston

We remember William Aston

Timeline

Timeline

1897
birth Richmond, Surrey United Kingdom Source:7465623 Source:8449246 1897
1916
service British Army Rifleman 6490 London Regiment 8th (City of London) Battalion (Post Office Rifles) Source:7465623 1916
enlistment Richmond, Surrey United Kingdom Source:8449246
service British Army Serjeant 373411 London Regiment (Post Office Rifles) 8th (City of London) Battalion (Post Office Rifles) Source:7465623
service British Army Private 2239 East Surrey Regiment 6th Battalion Source:8449246
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:8449246
location Richmond, Surrey United Kingdom Source:8449246
1917
death Killed in Action Battle of Messine Ieper, West-Vlaanderen Belgium Source:7465623 Source:8449246 7th June 1917
burial Ypres (menin Gate) Memorial CWGC Cemetery/Memorial West-Vlaanderen Belgium Panel 54 Source:7465623

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names William
Initials W
Last Name Aston
Source 90047
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
Richmond, Surrey United Kingdom
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 373411 London Regiment (Post Office Rifles) 8th (City of London) Battalion (Post Office Rifles) Serjeant
British Army 6490 London Regiment 8th (City of London) Battalion (Post Office Rifles) Rifleman
British Army 2239 East Surrey Regiment 6th Battalion Private
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Rebecca L Aston mother
William Aston father

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Valerie34433

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