George Edward Anstey (b 1894) World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of George Edward Anstey of the Kennford Ansteys, who was a Gunner with the Royal Field Artillery (Service Numbers: 1214 and 947828); he entered the ‘France’ Theatre of War on 4 October 1915; and for his services he was awarded the 1915 Star Medal asContinue reading “George Edward Anstey (b 1894) World War One Hero”

Eustace Harry Anstey World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of Eustace Harry Anstey of the Kennford Ansteys, who volunteered for service right at the outset of the conflict with the Royal Navy Air Services as a Mechanic (Service Number: F1975) and later served with the Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve (Service Number: MB1777). Anybody whoContinue reading “Eustace Harry Anstey World War One Hero”

George Anstey (1896-1918) World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of George Anstey of the Kennford Ansteys, who signed up for active service in November 1915 with the Army Service Corps, was compulsorily drafted into the 1st Battalion of the Sherwood Foresters (Notts & Derby Regiment) in October 1917 and died fighting in the ThirdContinue reading “George Anstey (1896-1918) World War One Hero”

Harry Anstey World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of Harry Anstey, also known occasionally as Henry, of the Kennford Ansteys, who served with the Devonshire Regiment as a Private (Service Numbers: 1859 and 200320) and at the time of the 1918 Electoral Register he was still an ‘absent military voter still on activeContinue reading “Harry Anstey World War One Hero”

Arthur John Anstey World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of Arthur John Anstey of the Kennford Ansteys, who enlisted right at the outset of war, on 4 September 1914, and by 1917 he was with the Leicestershire Regiment (Service Number: 19005) when he was wounded in action. Anybody who has information they would likeContinue reading “Arthur John Anstey World War One Hero”

William Arthur Anstey World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of William Arthur Anstey of the Kennford Ansteys, who signed up for service with the Royal 1st Devon Yeomanry Territorial Force in November 1915 and ended the war as a Signaller with the 62nd Battalion Machine Gun Corps in Rhine, Germany. Anybody who has informationContinue reading “William Arthur Anstey World War One Hero”

John Milum Anstey World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of John Milum Anstey of the Kennford Ansteys, who entered the ‘France’ Theatre of War on 15 March 1916 as a volunteer for the Young Men’s Christian Association attached to the British Army. Anybody who has information they would like to add to thisContinue reading “John Milum Anstey World War One Hero”

John Joseph Anstey World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of John Joseph Anstey of the Kennford Ansteys, who served with the the Royal Army Medical Corps Territorial Force, as well as the Middlesex Regiment (Service Number: 33557), the Labour Corps (Service Number: 616139), and likely the East Yorkshire Regiment 2nd Battalion D Company (ServiceContinue reading “John Joseph Anstey World War One Hero”

Albert Francis Anstey World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of Albert Francis Anstey of the Kennford Ansteys, who enlisted for service just over a year after the commencement of war, serving with the Army Service Corps as a Private (Mechanical Transport – Service Number: DM2/137663), and later transferred to the 1/5th Royal Warwickshire RegimentContinue reading “Albert Francis Anstey World War One Hero”

John Anstey (b 1869) World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of John Anstey of the Kennford Ansteys, who signed up for active service right at the outset of war and was posted to the Royal Army Ordnance Corps, serving in France from February 1915 until the end of the conflict. Anybody who has information theyContinue reading “John Anstey (b 1869) World War One Hero”