Sidney Anstey World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of Sidney Anstey of the Doynton Ansteys, who served in the 2nd Battalion Hampshire Regiment, North Somerset Yeomanry and the Royal Engineers, winning the Military Medal for “bravery in the Field [in France] “. Anybody who has information they would like to add toContinue reading “Sidney Anstey World War One Hero”

Reginald John Anstey Second Boer War Hero

We have uploaded to the Pre-World War One Roll of Honour a biography of Reginald John Anstey of the Kennford Ansteys, who fought in the Second Boer War with the 1st Volunteer Battalion (1st Rifle Volunteers) Devonshire Regiment as a Private, then on returning to England he became a policeman for 27 years. Anybody who has information theyContinue reading “Reginald John Anstey Second Boer War Hero”

Charles Edward Anstie World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of Charles Edward Anstie of the London, Ontario Ansties, who signed up for service with the 72nd Overseas Battalion of the Canadian Expeditionary Force very early in the war and then in the trenches of the Somme in November 1916 received a “serious gunshot wound toContinue reading “Charles Edward Anstie World War One Hero”

Frank Albert Anstie World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of Frank Albert Anstie of the London, Ontario Ansties, who enlisted with the 7th Canadian Mounted Rifles early in the war then later embarked for France with the 4th Divisional Train of the CASC, before being “granted special leave to return to Canada on CompassionateContinue reading “Frank Albert Anstie World War One Hero”

John William Anstee (b 1890) World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of John William Anstee of the Potsgrove Anstees, who signed up for service in 1915 and served on the Western Front with the ‘2nd Battalion South Staffordshire Regiment’ until being captured and taken Prisoner of War by the Germans in March 1918. Anybody who has informationContinue reading “John William Anstee (b 1890) World War One Hero”

John William Anstee (b 1897) World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of John William Anstee of the Toddington Anstees, who emigrated to Canada to become a rancher and then during the war served back in England with the 1st Draft 230th OS Battalion of the Canadian Forestry Corps. Anybody who has information they would like toContinue reading “John William Anstee (b 1897) World War One Hero”

George Anstee (b 1876) World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of George Anstee of the Flamstead Anstees, who enlisted for service with the Royal Navy in December 1916, serving on the shore ships ‘Pembroke II‘ and ‘Attentive II‘, before being “invalided out of the Royal Navy with prodromal glaucoma” in December 1918. Anybody who hasContinue reading “George Anstee (b 1876) World War One Hero”

George Anstee (b 1880) World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of George Anstee of the Doynton Anstees, who signed up for part time service with the Army in 1905 and then at the outbreak of war signed up for active service with the Canadian Overseas Expeditionary Force, serving in France with the Royal Canadian Dragoons.Continue reading “George Anstee (b 1880) World War One Hero”

George Anstee (b 1877) World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of George Anstee of the Barnet Anstees, who served in India from 1900 to 1902 and then again enlisted at the outbreak of war in 1914 and was posted to the 22nd (Kensington) Service Battalion Royal Fusiliers. Anybody who has information they would like toContinue reading “George Anstee (b 1877) World War One Hero”

Alfred Roy Anstee World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of Alfred Roy Anstee of the Potsgrove Anstees, who emigrated to Canada in c1910 and then served with the 49th Overseas Battalion of the Canadian Expeditionary Force in France, being “blown up in April 1917” (but surviving) during the Battle of Arras. Anybody who has informationContinue reading “Alfred Roy Anstee World War One Hero”