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Aldermaston during the 1939-45 conflict
Daily Mirror 4.9.1939 front page
Front page of the Daily Mirror announcing the first day of War.
Catalogue record: AH.0395
Evening News 7.5.1945 front page
Front page announcing that Germany has surrendered.
Catalogue record: AH.0396
News of the World 3.9.1939 front page
Front page announcing ultimatum expires at noon that day.
Catalogue record: AH.0397
RAF Aldermaston - American Air Museum in Britain website
Aldermaston's RAF and USAAF airfield during 1939-1945 war
Cover page of the 1939 sale brochure
Catalogue record: AH.0438
Lot xxx- Tudor Cottages- from the brochure
Catalogue record: AH.0439
The three cottages photographed in the brochure
Catalogue record: AH.0440
This smaller map showing the centre of the estate was also provided.
Catalogue record: AH.0444
The Manor House in 1939
Catalogue record: AH.0451
Houses and the Post Office in 1939
Catalogue record: AH.0452
Sunday Express 3.9.1939- front page
Front page of the Sunday Express "Peace is still possible"
Catalogue record: AH.0401
Sunday Express 3.9.1939- page 16
Page 16 of the Sunday Express "We are ready for War"
Catalogue record: AH.0400
VE Day 1945
A group photo again on the Loosey on VE Day.
Catalogue record: AH.0410
Late Middle Ages (1272-1485)
Stuart Period 1603-1714
Great War (WW1) 1914-18