Samuel Anstee World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of Samuel Anstee of the Swanbourne Ansteys, who signed up for service in around October 1916, joining the 1st Battalion of the Bedfordshire Regiment as a Private (Service Number: 240646) – he then embarked for the Western Front near Ypres in June or July 1917.

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.


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: