Hawarden County School Register – (320) (71 in red ink) POOLE, Roland Martins (Dead) Date of birth – 22nd March 1896. Address – Chester Road, Shotton. Father’s occupation – Sheet Iron Roller. Date of entry – 14th September 1908. Previous school – C. Quay Council. Scholarships etc.- £3 Schol. Date of leaving – June 1910. Occupation – Ironworks Clerk.
Roland was named on 4 other memorials – the Hawarden War Memorial and the memorial screen at St Ethelwold’s Church, Connah’s Quay & Shotton War Memorial and the Hope War Memorial. Somebody made an effort to ensure he was remembered. Please click on the link to read his story.