Reginald James Anstey World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of Reginald James Anstey of the Kennford Ansteys, who enlisted with the Army in North Tawton in March 1915 and served as a Driver for the Royal Horse Artillery 3/4th Wessex Depot Brigade (Depot Ammunition Column). Anybody who has information they would like to addContinue reading “Reginald James Anstey World War One Hero”

Frank Gerald Anstey World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of Frank Gerald Anstey of the Kennford Ansteys, who enlisted for service in May 1915, joining the 17th (Duke Of Cambridge’s Own) Middlesex Regiment as a Private. He survived the horrors of the early weeks of the Battle of the Somme, but in September 1916Continue reading “Frank Gerald Anstey World War One Hero”

Douglas Harry Anstey World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of Douglas Harry Anstey of the Kennford Ansteys, who signed up for active service with the Army Cyclists Corp early in the conflict, entered the ‘France Theatre of War‘ on 18 July 1915; and was demobilised on 18 February 1919. Anybody who has information theyContinue reading “Douglas Harry Anstey World War One Hero”

Reginald Cook Anstee World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of Reginald Cook Anstee of the Chewton Mendip Ansteys, who enlisted for active service in Bath, probably in 1916, and was “killed in action” in Northern France in October 1918 whilst serving as a Sapper with the 154th Field Company of the Royal Engineers. AnybodyContinue reading “Reginald Cook Anstee World War One Hero”

Charles Hector Anstey World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of Charles Hector Anstey of the Kennford Ansteys, who served with the Pembroke Yeomanry; Welsh Regiment; Army Service Corps; and Royal Engineers as a Corporal before being transferred to the Royal Air Force in September 1918. Anybody who has information they would like to addContinue reading “Charles Hector Anstey World War One Hero”

Harry Victor Anstey World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of Harry Victor Anstey of the Kennford Ansteys, who signed up for active service in Canada and served in the ’11th Battalion Canadian Engineers’ “in the field” in France as a Sapper from August 1918 to April 1919. Anybody who has information they would likeContinue reading “Harry Victor Anstey World War One Hero”

Silver Bow Montana Anstey Page Commenced

We have begun to map the pedigree of the Silver Bow, Montana Ansteys of America, a sub-branch of the St Gluvias Ansteys of Cornwall, an ‘Anstey evolved from Anstis‘ sub-branch, headed by Alfred George Anstey (b 1864 Kenwyn). We are actively on the lookout for anybody who is willing to add their specialist knowledge of the SilverContinue reading “Silver Bow Montana Anstey Page Commenced”

George William Anstee Second Boer War Hero

We have uploaded to the pre-World War One Roll of Honour a biography of George William Anstee of the Chewton Mendip Ansteys, who “Served in Zulu war, 1877-79, Frontier Light Horse; Kimberley, Gladstone Hotel, 1881 to 1887; Langberg war, Diamond Fields Horse; Boer war, 1899-1902, Imperial Light Horse, 2nd Kitchener’s Fighting Scouts“. Both we at the AnsteyContinue reading “George William Anstee Second Boer War Hero”

Frank Anstey Second Boer War Hero

We have uploaded to the pre-World War One Roll of Honour a biography of Frank Anstey of the Kennford Ansteys, who emigrated to South Africa post-1891, enrolled with the South African Army in 1901 and was posted to the 3rd Battalion ‘D’ Company, Railway Pioneer Regiment, fighting in the Second Boer War. Anybody who has information they wouldContinue reading “Frank Anstey Second Boer War Hero”

John William Anstey World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of John William Anstey of the Shoreditch Ansteys, who signed up for active service very early in the war with the 9th Battalion of the Worcestershire Regiment and fought in the ‘Battle of Sari Bair’ at Anzac Cove, Gallipoli, Turkey in August 1915 (amongst other battles). AnybodyContinue reading “John William Anstey World War One Hero”