Frederick Anstee (b 1886) World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of Frederick Anstee, known as Fred, of the Market Harborough Anstees, who was a Sapper with the Royal Engineers (Service Number: 164323) and an ‘absent voter still on active service’ in both 1918 and 1919 Electoral Registers. Anybody who has information they would like toContinue reading “Frederick Anstee (b 1886) World War One Hero”

James Henry Anstee World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of James Henry Anstee of the Market Harborough Anstees, who enlisted for service in 1915 or 1916 and was posted to the 57th Royal Engineers as a Pioneer, remaining on active service right through to 1919. Anybody who has information they would like to addContinue reading “James Henry Anstee World War One Hero”

Arthur Anstee (b 1889) World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of Arthur Anstee of the Market Harborough Anstees, who was posted to the Royal Garrison Artillery as a Gunner (Service Number: 348380) and was wounded in action in mid-1917, recovering enough to still be on active service at the end of the conflict. AnybodyContinue reading “Arthur Anstee (b 1889) World War One Hero”

Alfred John Anstee World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of Alfred John Anstee of the Market Harborough Anstees, who “volunteered in December 1914 and in March of the following year proceeded to the Western Front. There he took part in the fighting at Neuve Chapelle, Ypres, and Festubert. Shortly afterwards he was drafted toContinue reading “Alfred John Anstee World War One Hero”

Market Harborough Anstee Page Commenced

We have begun to map the pedigree of the Market Harborough Anstees, situated on the Leicestershire/Northamptonshire border, a sub-branch of the Swanbourne Ansteys of Buckinghamshire, headed by three brothers. We are actively on the lookout for anybody who is willing to add their specialist knowledge of the Market Harborough Anstees to this Anstey story project. Anybody with such inclinationContinue reading “Market Harborough Anstee Page Commenced”

James Anstee World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of James Anstee of the Market Harborough Anstees, who worked for the Labour Company of the Army Service Corps throughout the war. Anybody who has information they would like to add to this biography, please contact us at research@theansteystory.com. Anybody who has researched their Anstey ancestors’ wartimeContinue reading “James Anstee World War One Hero”

William Anstee World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of William Anstee of the Market Harborough Anstees, who died in 1918 on the day of the Battle of Epehy, part of the Hundred Days Offensive. Anybody who has information they would like to add to this biography, please contact us at research@theansteystory.com. Anybody who hasContinue reading “William Anstee World War One Hero”