Ashton-Under-Hill is a small village between Tewkesbury and Evesham, and is one of a string of villages that I visited on 20/10/2018. The War Memorial is described as “Cross, with laurel wreath wrapped round the shaft, on a stepped square base,” it has 8 names from the First World War and 2 from the second. (https://www.iwm.org.uk/memorials/item/memorial/52116)
The main inscription is as follows:
On each side there are additional inscriptions, and I suspect the World War 1 names may have been added at a later date.
Guy Lea is buried in the nearby churchyard of St Barbara’s Church.
The church has three private memorials and a framed Roll of Honour mounted on a wall inside:
(RAF Memorial text recreated because of reflections)
The War Memorial may be found at Google Earth co-ordinates: 52.039634°, -2.005106°
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