Charles William Anstee World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of Charles William Anstee of the Christchurch, Monmouthshire Anstees, who signed up for active service in December 1915, serving “at home” in the UK with the 58th Training Reserve Battalion and the 29th Works Company, Devonshire Regiment, as well as for a very short periodContinue reading “Charles William Anstee World War One Hero”

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”

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”

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”

Frederick Arthur Anstee World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of Frederick Arthur Anstee of the Christchurch, Monmouthshire Anstees, who enlisted for service in 1915 and was mobilised in 1916 with the Royal Army Service Corps, serving throughout the war in England “Home Service Only” as a Driver. Anybody who has information they would likeContinue reading “Frederick Arthur Anstee World War One Hero”

Sweetwater, Wyoming Anstee Page Commenced

We have begun to map the pedigree of the Sweetwater, Wyoming Anstees of America, a sub-branch of the Christchurch, Monmouthshire Anstees, who are themselves a sub-branch of the Dyrham Anstees – thus they form part of the South Gloucestershire Anstey pedigree. We are actively on the lookout for anybody who is willing to add their specialist knowledgeContinue reading “Sweetwater, Wyoming Anstee Page Commenced”

Santos Anstee World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of Santos Anstee of the Christchurch, Monmouthshire Anstees. We know very little about his war heroics, except that he was a Private in the Royal Welsh Fusiliers in France from 1915 through to the end of the war. Anybody who has information they would like to addContinue reading “Santos Anstee World War One Hero”

Gilroy Merchant Anstee World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of Gilroy Merchant Anstee of the Christchurch, Monmouthshire Anstees, who fought on the Western Front in France. 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’ wartime heroics in World War One (1914-1918)Continue reading “Gilroy Merchant Anstee World War One Hero”

Christchurch, Monmouthshire Anstee Page Commenced

The Christchurch, Monmouthshire Anstees are a sub-branch of the Dyrham Anstees, and there are a great number of them alive today, forming a large subset of the South Gloucestershire Ansteys. We have begun to map the pedigree of this sub-branch and we are actively on the lookout for anybody who is willing to add their specialistContinue reading “Christchurch, Monmouthshire Anstee Page Commenced”