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”

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”

William Arthur Anstee World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of William Arthur Anstee of the Thornborough Anstees, who served with the Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire Light Infantry as a Private (Service Number: 265719), as well as other regiments. Anybody who has information they would like to add to this biography please contact us at research@theansteystory.com. AnybodyContinue reading “William Arthur Anstee World War One Hero”

William Anstee (b 1873) World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of William Anstee, very likely a Flamstead Anstee, who was attached to the Mercantile Marine (Reserve) Regiment during the war when on 19 October 1917 he was an Able Seaman aboard ‘S.S. Hazelwood‘ which was torpedoed east of Portland Bill by a German U-Boat, sinkingContinue reading “William Anstee (b 1873) World War One Hero”

Henry Anstee (b 1869) World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of Henry Anstee of the Swanbourne Ansteys, who signed up for service with the Royal Marines Divisional Engineers in June 1917 at the ripe old age of 48, serving in France until the end of the conflict. Anybody who has information they would like toContinue reading “Henry Anstee (b 1869) World War One Hero”

John Watts Anstee World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of John Watts Anstee of the Potsgrove Anstees, who signed up for active service right at the outset of war and was posted with ‘C’ Company of the 22nd (Kensington) Battalion Royal Fusiliers as a Private (Service Number: 885), however on 26 October 1914 inContinue reading “John Watts Anstee World War One Hero”

Arthur George Anstee World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of Arthur George Anstee of the Swanbourne Ansteys, who in December 1915 signed up for active service with the Royal Naval Air Service and was in April 1918 transferred into the newly formed Royal Air Force as a Corporal Mechanic, attached to the ship ‘HMSContinue reading “Arthur George Anstee World War One Hero”

Harry Edward Anstee World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of Harry Edward Anstee of the Swanbourne Ansteys, who entered the France Theatre of War on 10 May 1915 and was still a Private on active service with the 7th Royal Fusiliers at war’s end. Anybody who has information they would like to add to this biography,Continue reading “Harry Edward Anstee World War One Hero”