British Executions

James Gillon

Age: 30

Sex: male

Crime: murder

Date Of Execution: 31 Jan 1928

Crime Location:

Execution Place: Wandsworth

Method: hanging

Executioner: Robert Baxter


James Gillon murdered his sister Annie Gillon 28 by stabbing her and cutting her throat at Plummers Plain House, Lower Beeding on 20 September 1927.

see Cornishman - Wednesday 01 February 1928

see Evening Telegraph - Monday 12 December 1927

see National Archives - ASSI 36/40