British Executions

Herbert Burrows

Age: 23

Sex: male

Crime: murder

Date Of Execution: 17 Feb 1926

Crime Location:

Execution Place: Gloucester

Method: hanging

Executioner: Thomas Pierrepoint


Herbert Burrows murdered Ernest George Elton Laight 31 and Doris Sabrina Laight 30 who he shot at Garibaldi Inn, Wylds Lane, Gloucester on 27 November 1925.

see "Worcester Murder Charge." Times [London, England] 5 Dec. 1925: 4. The Times Digital Archive. Web. 9 Dec. 2013.

see National Archives - ASSI 6/61/6