Frank Selvil Anstey World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of Frank Selvil Anstey of the East Stoke Ansteys, who was posted to the Royal Air Force as a Private (Service Number: 164882) a few months before the end of the conflict. Anybody who has information they would like to add to this biography pleaseContinue reading “Frank Selvil Anstey World War One Hero”

William Anstey Persian Gulf Campaign Hero

We have uploaded to the Pre-World War One and the World War One Rolls of Honour a biography of William Anstey of the East Stoke Ansteys, who signed up for service with the Royal Navy in 1897, serving on ‘HMS Odin‘ in the Persian Gulf Campaign as a Petty Officer in 1911, and serving on various ships during World WarContinue reading “William Anstey Persian Gulf Campaign Hero”

Walter Frank Anstey World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of Walter Frank Anstey of the East Stoke Ansteys, who enlisted for active service with the Royal Flying Corps as an ‘Air Mechanic Class 2’ in 1916, before being transferred to the newly created Royal Air Force in 1918 and going to the ‘France andContinue reading “Walter Frank Anstey World War One Hero”

Edward James Ansty World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of Edward James Ansty of the East Stoke Ansteys, who was posted as a Gunner with the Royal Garrison Artillery and in December 1917 “proceeded overseas with 128th Anti Aircraft Section and posted to ‘U’ Anti Aircraft Battery in the field“. Anybody who has informationContinue reading “Edward James Ansty World War One Hero”

Frederick Cecil Ansty World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of Frederick Cecil Ansty of the East Stoke Ansteys, who was badly wounded fighting at the Battle of Festubert on 15 May 1915 on the Western Front in France, dying a month later from his wounds. Anybody who has information they would like to addContinue reading “Frederick Cecil Ansty World War One Hero”

Harold Ansty World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of Harold Ansty of the East Stoke Ansteys, who was a Sapper with the Royal Engineers throughout much of the second part of the war, before being transferred to the ’98th Field Company’ in April 1918. Anybody who has information they would like to addContinue reading “Harold Ansty World War One Hero”

Reginald Anstey World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of Reginald Anstey of the East Stoke Ansteys who entered the ‘France and Belgium’ Theatre of War in March 1916, serving on the Western Front with the Army Service Corps. Anybody who has information they would like to add to this biography, please contact us at research@theansteystory.com. AnybodyContinue reading “Reginald Anstey World War One Hero”

William George Anstey World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of William George Anstey of the East Stoke Ansteys who fought in the Battles of the Somme and Arras as a Gunner with the the ’61 Siege Battery’ Royal Garrison Artillery. Anybody who has information they would like to add to this biography, please contact us at research@theansteystory.com.Continue reading “William George Anstey World War One Hero”

Herbert Lawrence Anstey World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of Herbert Lawrence Anstey of the East Stoke Ansteys who signed up for active service, joining the King Edward’s Horse Regiment as a Private. Anybody who has information they would like to add to this biography, please contact us at research@theansteystory.com. Anybody who has researched theirContinue reading “Herbert Lawrence Anstey World War One Hero”

Charles James Anstey World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of Charles James Anstey of the East Stoke Ansteys who volunteered for active service, becoming a Gunner for the Royal Garrison Artillery and taking part in the Battles of the Somme, Arras, Ypres, Cambrai and was gassed. Anybody who has information they would like to addContinue reading “Charles James Anstey World War One Hero”