We remember Frank Gerald Anstey

We remember Frank Gerald Anstey

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Timeline

1885
sibling Ethel Mary Anstey Source:6988666 1885
1887
sibling Douglas Harry Anstey Source:8509607 18th January 1887
1889
birth Heavitree, Exeter United Kingdom Source:8509607 Source:6627247 9th March 1889
1891
location Penleonard Cottage, Magdalen Road, Exeter, Devon United Kingdom parents address Source:6986005 5th April 1891
1892
sibling Reginald James Anstey Source:8509607 9th July 1892
1894
sibling Arthur Charles Anstey Source:8509607 21st July 1894
1896
sibling Elsie Winifred Anstey Source:8509607 26th July 1896
1901
location Fore Street, North Tawton, Devon United Kingdom parents address Source:6986002 31st March 1901
1901
sibling Georgina Maud Anstey Source:8509607 13th October 1901
1911
employment Servant Frances Waite Kensington, London United Kingdom Source:6986007 2nd April 1911
1911
location 1 Cornwall Gardens, South Kensington, London United Kingdom other group residence address Source:6986007 2nd April 1911
1915
service British Army Private F/1510 Middlesex Regiment 17th Battalion Source:6627272 15th May 1915
1915
enlistment Chelsea Town Hall United Kingdom Source:6627272 15th May 1915
1915
location Holly House, North Tawton, Devon United Kingdom parents address Source:6627272 15th May 1915 - 12th May 1919
1915
employment Stableman Source:6627272 15th May 1915
1915
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:646324 17th November 1915
location 2 Mill Lane, North Tawton, Devon United Kingdom parents address Source:6985997
1916
death Killed in Action During the Somme it fought with 6th Bde, 2nd Division and had taken heavy casualties. On 18th September a German attack involving poison gas killed 14 members of the battalion. Near Albert France Source:7264085 Source:6627247 18th September 1916
1916
dates Age 27 Source:6985997 18th September 1916
burial Euston Road Cemetery, Colincamps CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Somme France Source:7264085

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Frank Gerald
Initials FG
Last Name Anstey
Source 6986005
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
1 Cornwall Gardens, South Kensington, London United Kingdom other group residence address known 2nd April 1911
2 Mill Lane, North Tawton, Devon United Kingdom parents address
Fore Street, North Tawton, Devon United Kingdom parents address known 31st March 1901
Holly House, North Tawton, Devon United Kingdom parents address 15th May 1915 - 12th May 1919
Penleonard Cottage, Magdalen Road, Exeter, Devon United Kingdom parents address known 5th April 1891
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army F/1510 Middlesex Regiment 17th Battalion Private
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914/15 Star First World War Campaign/Service Medal
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Harry Anstey father
Mary Jane Miflin mother
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Ethel Mary Anstey sister 1885
Douglas Harry Anstey brother 18th January 1887
Reginald James Anstey brother 9th July 1892
Arthur Charles Anstey brother 21st July 1894
Elsie Winifred Anstey sister 26th July 1896
Georgina Maud Anstey sister 13th October 1901
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
DateHeightSource
1915-05-15 5'7"

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Mark22239
British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription Mark22239
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Hannah21187
1891 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Hannah21187
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Hannah21187
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Hannah21187
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1

External Evidence

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North Tawton War Dead 1914-1918 Mark22239
CWGC: Frank Anstey Hannah21187
Link to brother's record: Douglas Harry Anstey Hannah21187
Link to brother's record: Reginald James Anstey Hannah21187
FreeBMD: Parents' marriage Hannah21187
FreeBMD: sibling search Hannah21187
Middlesex Regiment on the Long Long Trail Hannah21187
Exeter and Plymouth Gazette "North Tawton", 13 October 1916 Hannah21187
Western Times, "Roll of Honour", 14 October 1916 Hannah21187
Link to sister's record: Elsie Winifred Anstey Hannah21187
Devon Baptisms (Findmypast) Hannah21187

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