Francis Henry Anstey World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of Francis Henry Anstey, known as Frank, of the Bradninch Ansteys, who joined the Royal Naval Air Service (Service Number: F49190) in the final year of the conflict, then on 1 April 1918, whilst working at Crystal Palace, he was transferred to the newlyContinue reading “Francis Henry Anstey World War One Hero”

Charles Arthur Anstey World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of Charles Arthur Anstey of the Bradninch Ansteys, who volunteered for active service right at the outset of war, fighting in the Battle of Messines in June 1917 and then during skirmishes leading up to the Third Battle of Ypres, he suffered a gunshot woundContinue reading “Charles Arthur Anstey World War One Hero”

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”

Edgar Hubert Anstey World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of Edgar Hubert Anstey of the Bradninch Ansteys, who was a Driver for the Royal Field Artillery, awarded the Victory and British War medals for his service. Anybody who has information they would like to add to this biography, please contact us at research@theansteystory.com. Anybody whoContinue reading “Edgar Hubert Anstey World War One Hero”

Henry James Anstey Mohmand Campaign Hero

We have uploaded to the pre-World War One and  World War One Rolls of Honour a biography of Henry James Anstey of the Bradninch Ansteys, a professional soldier with the Somerset Light Infantry who fought in the Mohmand Campaign in 1897; the latter stages of the guerrilla war phase of the Second Boer War in 1902;Continue reading “Henry James Anstey Mohmand Campaign Hero”

Robert John Pearce Anstey World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of Robert John Pearce Anstey of the Bradninch Ansteys, who signed up for active service right at the outset of World War One in July 1914 with the Royal Army Medical Corps, and “had several narrow escapes with his life” serving on the WesternContinue reading “Robert John Pearce Anstey World War One Hero”

Sydney Robert Henry Anstey Second Boer War Hero

We have uploaded to the pre-World War One Conflicts Roll of Honour a biography of Sydney Robert Henry Anstey of the Bradninch Ansteys who fought in the Battle of Elandslaagte (and other battles) in South Africa during the Second Boer War (1899-1902) . Anybody who has information they would like to add to this biography, please contact usContinue reading “Sydney Robert Henry Anstey Second Boer War Hero”