Fred Anstee World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of Fred Anstee of the Stratton Audley Anstees, who was called up for service with the Royal Engineers as a Sapper right at the outset of war in 1914, serving in France with the ‘4th Advanced Park Royal Engineers‘ amongst others. Anybody who has informationContinue reading “Fred Anstee World War One Hero”

Stratton Audley Anstee Page Commenced

We have begun to map the pedigree of the Stratton Audley Anstees of Oxfordshire, a sub-branch of the Swanbourne Ansteys of Buckinghamshire. We are actively on the lookout for anybody who is willing to add their specialist knowledge of the Stratton Audley Anstees to this Anstey story project. Anybody with such inclination and expertise, please contact us at research@theansteystory.com. Gary

George Anstee World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of George Anstee of the Stratton Audley Anstees, who joined the Royal Navy in 1908 and was serving on the ship ‘HMS Phaeton’ when he took part in the Battle of Jutland between 31 May and 1 June 1916 (the largest naval battle and the only full-scaleContinue reading “George Anstee World War One Hero”

Frederick Anstee World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of Frederick Anstee, known as Fred, of the Stratton Audley Anstees, who was certainly called up for service in 1916/1917 but we are unsure if it was only ‘Home Service’ or if he also served abroad. Anybody who can enlighten us regarding details of Fred’sContinue reading “Frederick Anstee World War One Hero”