Frederick George Anstey World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of Frederick George Anstey of the Batheaston Ansteys, who was already in the Army at the outbreak of war, serving for much of the conflict with the 20th Hussars as a Private and later Corporal. Anybody who has information they would like to add toContinue reading “Frederick George Anstey World War One Hero”

Edwin Frederick John Anstey World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of Edwin Frederick John Anstey of the Milborne Port Anstys, who fought during the conflict with the Somerset Light Infantry, the Wiltshire and Dorset Regiments, as well as the Labour Corps as a Lance Corporal. Anybody who has information they would like to add toContinue reading “Edwin Frederick John Anstey World War One Hero”

Hubert Claude Anstey World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of Hubert Claude Anstey of the Milborne Port Anstys, who was killed in action on 5 August 1917 whilst fighting with “D” Battery 38th Brigade of the Royal Field Artillery. Anybody who has information they would like to add to this biography please contact usContinue reading “Hubert Claude Anstey World War One Hero”

Edgar Whittingham Anstey World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of Edgar Whittingham Anstey of the Milborne Port Anstys, who served with the Dorsetshire Regiment as a Private (Service Number: 26447). 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 “Edgar Whittingham Anstey World War One Hero”

James Anstey (b 1885) World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of James Anstey of the Milborne Port Anstys, who served as a Gunner with the 45th Battery of the 42nd Brigade of the Royal Field Artillery (Service Number: 27163). Anybody who has information they would like to add to this biography please contact us at research@theansteystory.com.Continue reading “James Anstey (b 1885) World War One Hero”

Abraham Clayton Anstey World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of Abraham Clayton Anstey of the Castle Cary Ansteys, who enlisted for active service on 2 December 1915 and was posted to the Royal Garrison Artillery as a Gunner (Service Number: 205978), serving abroad at some point and being “wounded in action“. Anybody who hasContinue reading “Abraham Clayton Anstey World War One Hero”

Stanley Frank Anstey World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of Stanley Frank Anstey of the Batheaston Ansteys, who enlisted fairly early in the war with the Somerset Light Infantry, entering the battlefields of France in October 1916 – he was later transferred to the Labour Corps 593rd Company as a Private. Anybody who hasContinue reading “Stanley Frank Anstey World War One Hero”

Arthur Anstee (b 1883) World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of Arthur Anstee of the Chewton Mendip Ansteys, who served with the South Wales Borderers as a Private (Service Number: 33226) and then the Labour Corps as a Private (Service Number: 243492). Anybody who has information they would like to add to this biography, orContinue reading “Arthur Anstee (b 1883) World War One Hero”

George Henry Anstee Second Boer War Hero

We have uploaded to the Pre-World War One Roll of Honour a biography of George Henry Anstee of the Chewton Mendip Ansteys who, according to his own words in late 1899 and early 1900, “had three months at the front [in South Africa]. I have fought in three battles and have joined in one bayonet charge and thankContinue reading “George Henry Anstee Second Boer War Hero”

James Henry Anstey World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of James Henry Anstey of the Castle Cary Ansteys, who signed up for active service fairly early in the war and was posted to the 1/13th Battalion (Kensington) London Regiment as a Private. He was then “killed by a sniper in France October 8 1916″Continue reading “James Henry Anstey World War One Hero”