John William Anstey World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of John William Anstey of the Shoreditch Ansteys, who signed up for active service very early in the war with the 9th Battalion of the Worcestershire Regiment and fought in the ‘Battle of Sari Bair’ at Anzac Cove, Gallipoli, Turkey in August 1915 (amongst other battles). AnybodyContinue reading “John William Anstey World War One Hero”

Frederick William Anstey World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of Frederick William Anstey of the Shoreditch Ansteys, who signed up for active service right at the beginning the war and was posted as a ‘Driver’ with the Royal Engineers, serving in Gallipoli, Turkey. Anybody who has information they would like to add to thisContinue reading “Frederick William Anstey World War One Hero”

Shoreditch Anstey Page Commenced

We have begun to map the pedigree of the Shoreditch Ansteys, a sub-branch of the Crediton Ansteys (evolved from ‘Anstis’). We are actively on the lookout for anybody who is willing to add their specialist knowledge of the Shoreditch Ansteys to this Anstey story project. Anybody with such inclination and expertise, please contact us at research@theansteystory.com. Gary