Broughton, Louis Deniol

Louis Deniol Broughton is also remembered on the Hawarden WW2 War Memorial, please click on the link to read his story.

Louis and his siblings all attended the school:-

Hawarden Grammar School Admissions Register E/GS/1/10

479//475 BROUGHTON, Horace Jas.,   D.o B – 10th September 1901, Church View, Hawarden, Father Engineer, D. O Entry – 14th September 1914. Queensferry Cl., D. Of Leaving – July 1919.

563/669 BROUGHTON, Joseph Eric, D. Of Birth – 13th February 1904, Church View, Hawarden, Engineer, D. Of Entry – 11th September 1916, Queensferry Cl. , Schol. £3, £3 £1, D. Of Leaving June 1919.

713/927 BROUGHTON, Harry Vivian, D. O Birth – 3rd December 1906, Church View, Hawarden, Foreman Turner, D. Of Entry – 22nd September 1919, Queensferry Council, Sch. £3, D. Of Leaving 21st February 1921 Clerk, Farmer’s Union.

970/1423 BROUGHTON, Louis Deniol, D. O Birth 7th March 1912, Church View, Hawarden, Pattern Maker (Dec.), Date of Entry – 16th September 1924, Hawarden N.P.   Sch ., £3, £3,  D. Of Leaving 30th October 1928.

I hope that his brother and family were able to attend the dedication of the the Roll of Honour at Hawarden Grammar School on the 3rd February 1951 with a Remembrance Service for the 47* former pupils who died in the 1939 – 1945 World War.   As recorded in the Chester Chronicle Saturday 10th February 1951.

*Author’s note, there are 46 names on the Roll of Honour, clerical error by the newspaper.

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