Richard Collicott Anstee World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of Richard Collicott Anstee of the Edlesborough Anstees, who signed up for active service in May 1916 aged “17 years 11 months old” and was fighting with the 2/2 London Regiment of the Royal Fusiliers on the Western Front in October 1917 when he received aContinue reading “Richard Collicott Anstee World War One Hero”

Hugh Austin Anstee World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of Hugh Austin Anstee of the Edlesborough Anstees, who signed up fairly early in the war as a ‘Sapper’ and served with the Royal Engineers; Army Service Corps; and the 65th Training Reserve Battalion. Anybody who has information they would like to add to thisContinue reading “Hugh Austin Anstee World War One Hero”

Edward Curtis Anstee World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of Edward Curtis Anstee of the Edlesborough Anstees, who signed up for active service right at the outset of World War One, was wounded fighting in Gallipoli in 1915, recovered, and then fought in Egypt and Palestine in 1917/18. Anybody who has information they wouldContinue reading “Edward Curtis Anstee World War One Hero”

George Anstee World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of George Anstee of the Edlesborough Anstees, who volunteered for active service right at the outset of war and fought with the Royal Fusiliers (City Of London Regiment) on the Western Front until he was killed on the first day of the Battle of PilckemContinue reading “George Anstee World War One Hero”

Ernest Gilbert Anstee World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of Ernest Gilbert Anstee of the Barnet Anstees, who trained in 1916 as an Air Mechanic 3rd Class (and later 2nd Class) with the Royal Navy, then in September 1917 he was transferred to the Royal Naval Air Service as an “Airship rigger“, then heContinue reading “Ernest Gilbert Anstee World War One Hero”

William Benjamin Anstee World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of William Benjamin Anstee of the Barnet Anstees, who signed up for active service with the Hertfordshire Yeomanry as a Private right at the outset of war and entered the ‘Egypt Theatre of War’ in November 1914. In January 1917 he was ‘mentioned in despatches‘Continue reading “William Benjamin Anstee World War One Hero”

Charles James Anstee World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of Charles James Anstee of the Barnet Anstees, who volunteered to serve abroad with the 1/1st Hertfordshire Yeomanry right at the outset of the war, fighting with them in Egypt and Gallipoli, Turkey in 1915. Anybody who has information they would like to add toContinue reading “Charles James Anstee World War One Hero”

Harry Anstee World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of Harry Anstee of the Houghton Regis Anstees, who signed up for active service with the King’s Royal Rifle Corps and fought on the Western Front in France from late 1915 to 1917, earning himself the 1915 Star, amongst other medals. Anybody who has informationContinue reading “Harry Anstee World War One Hero”

Thomas George Anstee Second Boer War Hero

We have uploaded to the pre-World War One and  World War One Rolls of Honour a biography of Thomas George Anstee of the Houghton Regis Anstees, who was awarded the “South Africa Medal with three clasps” whilst embodied with the 5th Battalion of the (Prince Consort’s Own) Rifle Brigade and then entered the ‘France’ Theatre of WarContinue reading “Thomas George Anstee Second Boer War Hero”

Arthur Leonard Anstee World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of Arthur Leonard Anstee of the Barnet Anstees, who signed up for service with the Royal Air Force (Service Number: 162678) just before the end of the war in April 1918, and was posted to the “R. D.” unit. Anybody who has information they wouldContinue reading “Arthur Leonard Anstee World War One Hero”