British Executions

Allen Wales

Age: 22

Sex: male

Crime: murder

Date Of Execution: 13 Aug 1928

Crime Location:

Execution Place: Edinburgh, Saughton

Method: hanging

Executioner: Robert Baxter


Allen Wales was convicted for the murder of his wife Isabella Wales 20 whose throat he cut at 17 Pirniefield Place, Leith. They had planned to commit suicide together and he cut her throat and then his own but he survived.

see Daily Record