The War Years

First World War

Like most villages across the country, Hinton-in-the-Hedges lost its share of men who went to fight in the First World War.

For more information on these casualties read this:
Many thanks to David Johnston for supplying the document.

Second World War

The airfield at Hinton-in-the-Hedges supported the war effort. More Information

War time photo of RAF Hinton-in-the-Hedges. The village can be seen beyond the airfield to the right.

More information on Hinton-in-the-Hedges Airfield can be found here