Edward Keene Anstey World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of Edward Keene Anstey of the Dyrham Anstees, who signed up for service during the war with the Royal Navy and served as a ‘Telegraphist’ and later ‘Leading Telegraphist’. Anybody who has information they would like to add to this biography please contact us at research@theansteystory.com.Continue reading “Edward Keene Anstey World War One Hero”

Philip Roger Anstey World War One Hero?

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of Philip Roger Anstey of the Dyrham Anstees, who enrolled with the Royal Tank Corps in 1921. We are currently trying to establish if he had previous army postings during the war itself, with either the Royal Gloucestershire Hussars or any other unit. Anybody whoContinue reading “Philip Roger Anstey World War One Hero?”

Reginald Frederick Anstey World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of Reginald Frederick Anstey of the Dowland Ansteys, who was seriously wounded in battle (we are currently unable to ascertain which one) at some point in late 1918, fighting with the 15th Battalion of the Gloucester Regiment, dying from his injuries in December 1918 in hospital. AnybodyContinue reading “Reginald Frederick Anstey World War One Hero”

Albert John Anstey World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of Albert John Anstey of the Dowland Ansteys, who fought with the 13th Siege Battery of the Royal Garrison Artillery alongside the British Expeditionary Forces on the Western Front in France in 1917 and 1918. Anybody who has information they would like to add toContinue reading “Albert John Anstey World War One Hero”

Grant, Wisconsin Anstey Page Commenced

We have begun to map the pedigree of the Grant, Wisconsin Ansteys of America, a sub-branch of the Stoke Gifford Ansteys, hence they form part of the South Gloucestershire Anstey pedigree. We are actively on the lookout for anybody who is willing to add their specialist knowledge of the Grant, Wisconsin Ansteys to this Anstey story project. Anybody withContinue reading “Grant, Wisconsin Anstey Page Commenced”

Dowland Anstey Page Commenced

We have begun to map the pedigree of the Dowland Ansteys, a sub-branch of the Iddesleigh Ansteys, themselves a sub-branch of the Tiverton Ansteys, hence they form part of the South West Peninsula Anstey pedigree. We are actively on the lookout for anybody who is willing to add their specialist knowledge of the Dowland Ansteys to this Anstey story project. Anybody with such inclinationContinue reading “Dowland Anstey Page Commenced”

Bertie Stone Anstey World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of Bertie Stone Anstey of the Bradninch Ansteys, who served as a Private with the Mechanical Transport section of the Army Service Corps (Service Number: M2/167535). Unfortunately we have absolutely no details of his war story apart from the fact that for his services heContinue reading “Bertie Stone Anstey World War One Hero”

Ralph Stanley Anstey World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of Ralph Stanley Anstey of the Bradninch Ansteys, who was likely wounded in August/September 1918 during the Second Battle of Bapaume, fighting with the 1/17 London Regiment. Anybody who has information they would like to add to this biography, please contact us at research@theansteystory.com. Anybody whoContinue reading “Ralph Stanley Anstey World War One Hero”

Wallace Anstey World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of Wallace Anstey of the Bradninch Ansteys, a Private with the 8th Service Battalion of the Devonshire Regiment who died fighting in the Battle Of Broodseinde (part of the Third Battle of Ypres ) in October 1917. Anybody who has information they would likeContinue reading “Wallace Anstey World War One Hero”

Robert Warwick Anstey World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of Robert Warwick Anstey of the Bradninch Ansteys, who was “[a Sapper with the] 58th (Lond). D. S. Coy R. E. (T. F.) attached to the 173rd Inf Bde (HQtrs)” and was awarded the ‘Military Medal‘ for services in France in 1918. Anybody who has information theyContinue reading “Robert Warwick Anstey World War One Hero”