James Roche (sic)Taylor’s entry in the Hawarden School Admissions Book. – No. 322. Address Ferry Villa, Gladstone Road, Queensferry, Father – N.H. Taylor, occupation Foreman Roller -Turner. Previous school – Queensferry Council Elementary. Date of birth – 16th December 1898. Date of admission – 13th September 1911. Date of leaving – 23rd December 1914. Day pupil. Partial exemption granted from September 1911 by School Governors. Annual amount £3 tenable for School life. Occupation on leaving – Engineer.
James Roach is also remembered on the Queensferry School Plaque, which is in the Queensferry War Memorial Institute, please click on the link to read his story.