Frederick George Anstey World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of Frederick George Anstey of the Batheaston Ansteys, who was already in the Army at the outbreak of war, serving for much of the conflict with the 20th Hussars as a Private and later Corporal. Anybody who has information they would like to add toContinue reading “Frederick George Anstey World War One Hero”

350 World War One Hero Biographies Uploaded

We have reached another major milestone in the Anstey Story Project – we have now completed 350 biographies of ‘Anstey’, Ansty’, ‘Anstee’ and ‘Anstie’ heroes who fought in World War One, and uploaded them to the Roll of Honour. The gentlemen (and a few ladies) that we have currently documented connect to dozens of different ‘Anstey’, Ansty’, ‘Anstee’ and ‘Anstie’ sub-branches across theContinue reading “350 World War One Hero Biographies Uploaded”

William Stephen John Anstee World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of William Stephen John Anstee of the Houghton Regis Anstees, who served with the 1st Battalion Middlesex Regiment as a Private (Service Number: L/16149) during the war and then attested for the Royal Regiment of Artillery (Royal Field Artillery) as a Gunner (Service Number: 729732)Continue reading “William Stephen John Anstee World War One Hero”

John Alexander Anstee World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of John Alexander Anstee of the Potsgrove Anstees, who volunteered for service right at the outset of war, serving with the 7th Battalion (Territorial Force) of the Royal Warwickshire Regiment as a Private (Service Number: 2629). Anybody who has information they would like to addContinue reading “John Alexander Anstee World War One Hero”

John Anstee (b 1887) World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of John Anstee of the Houghton Regis Anstees, who joined the Royal Navy in 1903 and was still serving with them during the war as an Able Seaman (Service Number: 225075). Anybody who has information they would like to add to this biography please contactContinue reading “John Anstee (b 1887) World War One Hero”

Alfred George Victor Anstee World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of Alfred George Victor Anstee of the Swanbourne Ansteys, who “served with the 23rd London Regiment during the war and saw service in France, Salonika and Egypt“. Anybody who has information they would like to add to this biography please contact us at research@theansteystory.com. Anybody whoContinue reading “Alfred George Victor Anstee World War One Hero”

William Frederick Anstee World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of William Frederick Anstee of the Prittlewell Anstees, who signed up for service in August 1916 with the Royal Naval Air Service as an ‘Air Craftsman II’ (Service Number: F19616 and later 219616), based in Eastbourne and Crystal Palace. Anybody who has information theyContinue reading “William Frederick Anstee World War One Hero”

Frederick Charles Anstee World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of Frederick Charles Anstee, known as Fred, of the Flamstead Anstees, who signed up for service with the Royal Navy (Service Number: J36056) in 1915 despite being only fifteen years old, serving as a ‘Boy 1st Class’ on HMS Canada throughout much of the war.Continue reading “Frederick Charles Anstee World War One Hero”

Edgar Elliot Anstee World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of Edgar Elliott Anstee of the Houghton Regis Anstees, who signed up for service probably in 1916 and served in France in 1917 and 1918 with the ‘A’ 256th Brigade Royal Field Artillery. Anybody who has information they would like to add to this biographyContinue reading “Edgar Elliot Anstee World War One Hero”

Charles William Anstee World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of Charles William Anstee of the Christchurch, Monmouthshire Anstees, who signed up for active service in December 1915, serving “at home” in the UK with the 58th Training Reserve Battalion and the 29th Works Company, Devonshire Regiment, as well as for a very short periodContinue reading “Charles William Anstee World War One Hero”