Our LOCAL Great War Project

Welcome to the Blore Rural District History Society Great War Project

covering Ashley, Broughton, Croxton, Hales Loggerheads, Mucklestone and Tyrley, Staffordshire, UK

The objective of Our Great War Project is to commemorate the centenary of the Great War (1914-1918 (1919)) by recording as much information about the personal, family and military history of the names on the War Memorials in the above Churchs/Churchyards (and a memorial in the Hugo Meynell C of E (VC) Primary School), including any known circumstances of their death and their resting place or commemoration.


St. John the Baptist Church, Ashley St Peter's Church, Broughton St Paul's Church, Croxton St Mary's Church, Hales
Hugo Meynell National School, Ashley St Mary's Church, Mucklestone
Hugo Meynell National School, Ashley
in Hugo Meynell C of E (VC) Primary School
Tyrley War Memorial Plaque, Tyrley
Please click here for interesting notes about
The Plaque
Please click on a photo to link to that memorial's list of names