Alfred Ansty World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of Alfred Ansty of the Dorchester Anstys, who enlisted with the 6th Battalion of the (Queen’s Own) Royal West Kent Regiment and died on 30 November 1917 whilst fighting in the Battle of Cambrai. Anybody who has information they would like to add toContinue reading “Alfred Ansty World War One Hero”

George Henry Ansty World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of George Henry Ansty of the Dorchester Anstys, who volunteered with the Rifle Brigade in September 1914 and “proceeded to the Western Front in March of the following year. In this theatre of war he took part in the fierce fighting on the Somme, andContinue reading “George Henry Ansty World War One Hero”

Thomas George Ansty World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of Thomas George Ansty of the Dorchester Anstys, who first joined the Army in 1901 and was then remobilised in 1914 at the outset of war with the 2nd Battalion of the Royal Sussex Regiment, suffering serious injuries during the disastrous Battle of AubersContinue reading “Thomas George Ansty World War One Hero”

Arthur Edward Ansty World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of Arthur Edward Ansty of the Dorchester Anstys, who fought with the 3rd Battalion (and later 31st Battalion) of the Machine Gun Corps on the Western Front in France from July 1917 to the end of the war as a “machine gunner“. Anybody who hasContinue reading “Arthur Edward Ansty World War One Hero”

Reuben Walter Ansty World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of Reuben Walter Ansty of the Dorchester Anstys, who fought with the East Surrey Regiment on the Western Front in France between 1914 and 1916, being seriously wounded on two occasions. Anybody who has information they would like to add to this biography please contactContinue reading “Reuben Walter Ansty World War One Hero”

Charles Albert Ansty World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of Charles Albert Ansty of the Dorchester Anstys, who joined the Army in 1911 and was posted to the Royal Field Artillery as a Gunner, with whom he served throughout the war on the Western Front in France. Anybody who has information they would likeContinue reading “Charles Albert Ansty World War One Hero”

Peter James Ansty World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of Peter James Ansty of the Dorchester Anstys, who signed up with the Royal Navy at the tender age of 13, and served on (amongst other ships) ‘HMS Marlborough‘ as a ‘Musician’ during the war, therefore taking part in the Battle of Jutland in 1916.Continue reading “Peter James Ansty World War One Hero”

Joseph Edward Ansty World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of Joseph Edward Ansty of the Dorchester Anstys, who signed up for active service under the ‘Derby Scheme‘ in early 1916 and was posted to the Royal Horse Artillery as a Driver. Anybody who has information they would like to add to this biography, orContinue reading “Joseph Edward Ansty World War One Hero”

George Henry Ansty Second Boer War Hero

We have uploaded to the pre-World War One and  World War One Rolls of Honour a biography of George Henry Ansty of the Dorchester Anstys, who fought in the Second Boer War with the Queen’s Royal West Surrey Regiment, and also signed up for Service during  World War One with the 1st Reserve Garrison Battalion of the SuffolkContinue reading “George Henry Ansty Second Boer War Hero”

Frederick John Ansty World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of Frederick John Ansty of the Dorchester Anstys, who signed up with the Royal Navy for twelve years of service, then after its completion joined the Army during the war, thence later transferred to the Royal Air Force. Anybody who has information they would likeContinue reading “Frederick John Ansty World War One Hero”