British Executions

Herbert George Whiteman (Bloye)

Age: 27

Sex: male

Crime: murder

Date Of Execution: 12 Nov 1925

Crime Location: Town Farm, Swaffham

Execution Place: Norwich

Method: hanging

Executioner: Robert Baxter


Herbert George Whiteman murdered his mother-in-law Clara Squires 52 and his wife Alice Mabel Squires who he battered to death in a field on Town Farm, Swaffham on 15 June, 1925.

see National Archives - ASSI 36/38

see Western Daily Press - Wednesday 21 October 1925