ASTON Richard Augustus
Regiment : 1st Battalion South Staffordshire Regiment
Service number : 14717
Conflict : WW1
Date of death : 11th December 1915 aged 19
Buried : Villers-Bocage Communal Cemetery Extension, France, Grave A. 12.
Birthplace : Born and enlisted Birmingham
Relatives : Son of Mrs Mary Ann Jones (formerly Aston), 172 Grange Rd., Small Heath, Birmingham
Memorial : Birmingham Goods District War Memorial now in Severn Valley Railway Museum
Richard Aston was employed on the London and North Western Railway as a Clerk in the Goods Department at Curzon Street Station. His death was reported in the London and North Western Railway Gazette, February 1916, page 44. Listed in the London and North Western Railwaymen Roll of Honour Book with the additional information: Corporal.
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