British Executions

Herbert Edward Rawson Salisbury

Age: 35

Sex: male

Crime: murder

Date Of Execution: 11 May 1920

Crime Location:

Execution Place: Liverpool

Method: hanging

Executioner: John Ellis


Herbert Edward Rawson Salisbury murdered his girlfriend Alice Pearson 39 who he shot on the embankment of River Alt at Formby on 21 March 1920.

see Edinburgh Evening News - Friday 23 April 1920

see National Archives - ASSI 52/314