Alfred Frederick Anstey World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of Alfred Frederick Anstey of the Washfield Ansteys, who signed up for service very early in the conflict, in around February 1915, joining the Gloucestershire Regiment as a Private (Service Number: 20357) and suffered a “gunshot wound to the buttocks and neck” during the Capture of the Roche Noir Salient in Salonika on 1 September 1918.

Anybody who has information they would like to add to this biography please contact us at

Anybody who has researched their Anstey ancestors’ wartime heroics and wishes for their findings to be uploaded to the Anstey story project website, feel free to contact us.


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