Lawrence William Leonard Anstee World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of Lawrence William Leonard Anstee of the Marylebone Anstees, who signed up for service with the Royal Navy as an ‘Air Mechanic II’ around a year after the outbreak of the conflict and then died on 9 August 1920 from a currently unknown cause, buriedContinue reading “Lawrence William Leonard Anstee World War One Hero”

Horace Edgar Anstee World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of Horace Edgar Anstee of the Barnet Anstees, who was called up for service with the Royal Naval Air Service as an Air Mechanic in June 1917, thence transferred into the newly formed Royal Air Force in April 1918 as an Air Mechanic 1st Class.Continue reading “Horace Edgar Anstee World War One Hero”

George Anstee (b 1877) World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of George Anstee of the Barnet Anstees, who served in India from 1900 to 1902 and then again enlisted at the outbreak of war in 1914 and was posted to the 22nd (Kensington) Service Battalion Royal Fusiliers. Anybody who has information they would like toContinue reading “George Anstee (b 1877) World War One Hero”

Bertie Anstee World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of Bertie Anstee of the Marylebone Anstees who enlisted in 1917 and was posted to the ’11th Battalion Royal Fusiliers (London Regiment)’ – he was then wounded fighting on the Western Front in France in around April 1918. Anybody who has information they would likeContinue reading “Bertie Anstee World War One Hero”

Edward Charles Anstee World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of Edward Charles Anstee of the Marylebone Anstees, who joined the Royal Navy in 1911 and served throughout the war on HMS Cochrane, thus being involved in the Battle of Jutland in 1916. Anybody who has information they would like to add to thisContinue reading “Edward Charles 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”

Marylebone Anstee Page Commenced

We have begun to map the pedigree of the Marylebone Anstees of London/Middlesex, very likely a sub-branch of the Edlesborough Anstees and surely a sub-branch of the Swanbourne Ansteys of Buckinghamshire. We are actively on the lookout for anybody who is willing to add their specialist knowledge of the Marylebone Anstees to this Anstey story project. Anybody with suchContinue reading “Marylebone Anstee Page Commenced”

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”