Conway, Hugh

Read Hugh Conway’s story on the website Connah’s Quay & Shotton WW2 servicemen NOT on the Memorial by clicking on the link.


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

15  CONWAY, Hugh born 13th January 1883, 4 Albion Terrace, Connah’s Quay, father Sea Captain, Previous school – St. Mark’s ,left July 1897 – Sailor.

Also this entry, was this Hugh’s brother?

173 CONWAY, Richard, Date of Birth – 11th March 1891, 5, Waterloo Street, Connah’s Quay,  Master Mariner.  Date of Entry 15th September 1903   Date of Leaving – 15th September 1903, St. Mark’s, Connah’s Quay   Date of Leaving  – Mids. 1905 – Sailor

Hugh’s name was added to the Roll of Honour  and I hope that members of Hugh’s family were able to attend the the Dedication:-

The Roll of Honour was dedicated 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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