Bertie Stone Anstey World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of Bertie Stone Anstey of the Bradninch Ansteys, who served as a Private with the Mechanical Transport section of the Army Service Corps (Service Number: M2/167535). Unfortunately we have absolutely no details of his war story apart from the fact that for his services heContinue reading “Bertie Stone Anstey World War One Hero”

Stanley Leonard Anstey World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of Stanley Leonard Anstey of the Exminster Ansteys, who served with the Army Service Corps, 2nd Horse Transport Depot, as well as a stint in Russia with the ‘1152 Horse Transport Company’. Anybody who has information they would like to add to this biography, pleaseContinue reading “Stanley Leonard Anstey World War One Hero”

Frederick Charles Anstey World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of Frederick Charles Anstey of the Exminster Ansteys, who served as a Private with both the 2nd and 3rd Battalions of the (Princess Charlotte of Wales) Royal Berkshire Regiment on the Western Front in France. He probably took part in operations to follow the Germans inContinue reading “Frederick Charles Anstey World War One Hero”

William Philip Anstey Second Boer War and World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the pre-World War One Conflicts and the World War One Rolls of Honour a biography of William Philip Anstey of the Exminster Ansteys, who fought with the Devonshire Regiment in the Second Boer War (Battle of Belfast amongst others) and with the 14th Canadian Battalion in World War One (the Battle of St JulienContinue reading “William Philip Anstey Second Boer War and World War One Hero”

Ralph Stanley Anstey World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of Ralph Stanley Anstey of the Bradninch Ansteys, who was likely wounded in August/September 1918 during the Second Battle of Bapaume, fighting with the 1/17 London Regiment. Anybody who has information they would like to add to this biography, please contact us at research@theansteystory.com. Anybody whoContinue reading “Ralph Stanley Anstey World War One Hero”

Wallace Anstey World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of Wallace Anstey of the Bradninch Ansteys, a Private with the 8th Service Battalion of the Devonshire Regiment who died fighting in the Battle Of Broodseinde (part of the Third Battle of Ypres ) in October 1917. Anybody who has information they would likeContinue reading “Wallace Anstey World War One Hero”

Robert Warwick Anstey World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of Robert Warwick Anstey of the Bradninch Ansteys, who was “[a Sapper with the] 58th (Lond). D. S. Coy R. E. (T. F.) attached to the 173rd Inf Bde (HQtrs)” and was awarded the ‘Military Medal‘ for services in France in 1918. Anybody who has information theyContinue reading “Robert Warwick Anstey World War One Hero”

Edgar Hubert Anstey World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of Edgar Hubert Anstey of the Bradninch Ansteys, who was a Driver for the Royal Field Artillery, awarded the Victory and British War medals for his service. Anybody who has information they would like to add to this biography, please contact us at research@theansteystory.com. Anybody whoContinue reading “Edgar Hubert Anstey World War One Hero”

William James Anstey World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of William James Anstey of the Wentworth, Ontario Ansteys of Canada, who volunteered for active service with the Canadian Overseas Expeditionary Force and fought in the Battle of Vimy Ridge in April 1917, as well as the Battle of Hill 70 later the same year.Continue reading “William James Anstey World War One Hero”

Henry James Anstey Mohmand Campaign Hero

We have uploaded to the pre-World War One and  World War One Rolls of Honour a biography of Henry James Anstey of the Bradninch Ansteys, a professional soldier with the Somerset Light Infantry who fought in the Mohmand Campaign in 1897; the latter stages of the guerrilla war phase of the Second Boer War in 1902;Continue reading “Henry James Anstey Mohmand Campaign Hero”