Four St. Joseph´s past pupils-Darragh Butler, Chris Bennett, Ciarán Brady and Hugh McVeigh are on the 2014 Dublin minor hurling team. They have already beaten both Wexford and Kilkenny in the Leinster championship which will continue after the Leaving Cert. They all played for school teams during their time here. Darragh and Hugh have younger brothers in the school.
Outside the White Star Line offices in London, newspaper boy Ned Parfett sells copies of the evening paper bearing news of the disaster.Six years later at age 22, Parfett was killed during a German bombardment whilst serving in France, just days before the end of World War I.