Alfred George Anstee World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of Alfred George Anstee of the Christchurch, Monmouthshire Anstees, who signed up for active service right at the outbreak of war and by September 1914 had already joined the British Expeditionary Forces in France. He served in France throughout the conflict, ending up with theContinue reading “Alfred George Anstee World War One Hero”

Herbert George Anstey World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of Herbert George Anstey of the Doynton Ansteys, who signed up for active service very early in the conflict, joining the 18th Battalion Corps of Hussars and fighting in France in 1915, rising to the rank of Corporal with the 18th Hussars by 1917. AnybodyContinue reading “Herbert George Anstey World War One Hero”

Robert Anstee World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of Robert Anstee of the Doynton Ansteys, who was already serving with the 2nd Battalion Gloucestershire Regiment at the outbreak of war and was awarded the 1915 Star, as well as the Victory and British War medals, for his service during the conflict. Anybody whoContinue reading “Robert Anstee World War One Hero”

Walter Reginald Anstey World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of Walter Reginald Anstey of the Doynton Ansteys, who signed up for active service and was posted to the Army Service Corps as a Private (Service Number: M2/180776). We know nothing of his war story except that for his services, he was awarded the VictoryContinue reading “Walter Reginald Anstey World War One Hero”

James Robert Anstee World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of James Robert Anstee of the Doynton Ansteys, who initially signed up for ‘Home Service’ only in December 1915 but later changed his mind and served with the 163rd Labour Company of the Labour Corps in France, joining the British Expeditionary Forces there in AugustContinue reading “James Robert Anstee World War One Hero”

Washington Miller E. Anstee World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of Washington Miller E. Anstee, known as Miller, of the Christchurch, Monmouthshire Anstees, who volunteered for active service right at the outset of war and fought in France until he received a serious gunshot wound to his left arm and shoulder whilst fighting at ContalmaisonContinue reading “Washington Miller E. Anstee World War One Hero”

William Robert Douglas Anstey World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of William Robert Douglas Anstey of the Doynton Ansteys, who signed up for active service right at the outset of war and was posted to the 2nd Wessex Field Company of the Royal Engineers, suffering a horrific injury during the first week of the BattleContinue reading “William Robert Douglas Anstey World War One Hero”

Arthur Anstee (b 1887) World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of Arthur Anstee of the Christchurch, Monmouthshire Anstees, who signed up fairly early in the conflict, either in 1914 or early 1915, and was posted to the Welsh Regiment as a Private, entering the Theatre of War ‘2b’ (Gallipoli, Dardanelles) on 9 August 1915. AnybodyContinue reading “Arthur Anstee (b 1887) World War One Hero”

Herbert William Anstey Second Boer War Hero

We have uploaded to the Pre-World War One and the World War One Rolls of Honour a biography of Herbert William Anstey of the Dyrham Anstees, who signed up for full time service with the Army on his eighteenth birthday, and fought in the Second Boer War as a Gunner with ‘U’ Battery Royal Horse Artillery (being captured and takenContinue reading “Herbert William Anstey Second Boer War Hero”

Winston Anstey World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of Winston Anstey of the Dyrham Anstees, who signed up for active service in the very first month of the war and was finally discharged in September 1918, having been injured during his overseas service. Anybody who has information they would like to add toContinue reading “Winston Anstey World War One Hero”