John Frank Anstey World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of John Frank Anstey of the Kennford Ansteys, who signed up for service fairly early in the war, was posted to the Royal Garrison Artillery as a Gunner, and was wounded in 1918, just before the end of the conflict. Anybody who has information theyContinue reading “John Frank Anstey World War One Hero”

William John Anstey World War One POW

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of William John Anstey of the Kennford Ansteys, who was (working?) in Germany at the outbreak of war in August 1914, and so was rounded up by the Germans along with a few thousand other British civilians there at the time, and spent the entireContinue reading “William John Anstey World War One POW”

John William Anstee (b 1895) World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of John William Anstee of the Kennford Ansteys, who signed up for service right at the outset of war, was discharged on medical grounds after a few months, but then signed up again in 1916 and served as a Sapper with the Royal Engineers forContinue reading “John William Anstee (b 1895) World War One Hero”

Reginald John Anstey Second Boer War Hero

We have uploaded to the Pre-World War One Roll of Honour a biography of Reginald John Anstey of the Kennford Ansteys, who fought in the Second Boer War with the 1st Volunteer Battalion (1st Rifle Volunteers) Devonshire Regiment as a Private, then on returning to England he became a policeman for 27 years. Anybody who has information theyContinue reading “Reginald John Anstey Second Boer War Hero”

Elsie Winifred Anstey World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of Elsie Winifred Anstey of the Kennford Ansteys, who decided to help the war effort by joining first the Women’s Legion and then later in 1917 the Women’s Army Auxiliary Corps, with whom she worked at Crookham as part of the Q. M. A. A.Continue reading “Elsie Winifred Anstey World War One Hero”

Reginald James Anstey World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of Reginald James Anstey of the Kennford Ansteys, who enlisted with the Army in North Tawton in March 1915 and served as a Driver for the Royal Horse Artillery 3/4th Wessex Depot Brigade (Depot Ammunition Column). Anybody who has information they would like to addContinue reading “Reginald James Anstey World War One Hero”

Frank Gerald Anstey World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of Frank Gerald Anstey of the Kennford Ansteys, who enlisted for service in May 1915, joining the 17th (Duke Of Cambridge’s Own) Middlesex Regiment as a Private. He survived the horrors of the early weeks of the Battle of the Somme, but in September 1916Continue reading “Frank Gerald Anstey World War One Hero”

Douglas Harry Anstey World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of Douglas Harry Anstey of the Kennford Ansteys, who signed up for active service with the Army Cyclists Corp early in the conflict, entered the ‘France Theatre of War‘ on 18 July 1915; and was demobilised on 18 February 1919. Anybody who has information theyContinue reading “Douglas Harry Anstey World War One Hero”

Charles Hector Anstey World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of Charles Hector Anstey of the Kennford Ansteys, who served with the Pembroke Yeomanry; Welsh Regiment; Army Service Corps; and Royal Engineers as a Corporal before being transferred to the Royal Air Force in September 1918. Anybody who has information they would like to addContinue reading “Charles Hector Anstey World War One Hero”

Harry Victor Anstey World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of Harry Victor Anstey of the Kennford Ansteys, who signed up for active service in Canada and served in the ’11th Battalion Canadian Engineers’ “in the field” in France as a Sapper from August 1918 to April 1919. Anybody who has information they would likeContinue reading “Harry Victor Anstey World War One Hero”