William Samuel Smith Anstey World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of William Samuel Smith Anstey, probably of the Garnish Fortune Bay Ansteys, who enlisted for service on 1 December 1914 but was deemed a “Deserter and absentee from His Majesty’s Service” in May 1916 – he then briefly served with the Royal Air Force asContinue reading “William Samuel Smith Anstey World War One Hero”

Archibald Kirby Anstey World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography Archibald Kirby Anstey of the Garnish, Fortune Bay Ansteys, who signed up for service right at the outset of war with the ‘No 1 Stationary Hospital‘ Canadian Army Medical Corps and served in Canada, England, France, Gallipoli and Salonika – contracting serious bouts of dysenteryContinue reading “Archibald Kirby Anstey World War One Hero”

William Charles Annesty World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of William Charles Annesty of the Garnish, Fortune Bay Ansteys, who signed up for active service in North Sydney in 1915 with the Canadian Expeditionary Force, then a few months later during the Actions of St Eloi Craters just south of Ypres he “was knockedContinue reading “William Charles Annesty World War One Hero”

Leonard Annesty World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of Leonard Annesty of the Garnish, Fortune Bay Ansteys, who was drafted up for active service in Canada under the Military Services Act 1917 and was posted to the 6 MD 1st Depot Battalion, Nova Scotia Regiment as a Private. Anybody who has informationContinue reading “Leonard Annesty World War One Hero”

Garnish, Fortune Bay Anstey Page Commenced

We have begun to map the pedigree of the Garnish, Fortune Bay Ansteys, who are very likely connected to the Twillingate Ansteys of Newfoundland, Canada, We are actively on the lookout for anybody who is willing to add their specialist knowledge of the Garnish, Fortune Bay Ansteys to this Anstey story project. Anybody with such inclination and expertise, pleaseContinue reading “Garnish, Fortune Bay Anstey Page Commenced”