British Executions

John Gordon Davidson

Age: 19

Sex: male

Crime: murder

Date Of Execution: 12 Jul 1944

Crime Location:

Execution Place: Liverpool

Method: hanging

Executioner: unknown


John Gordon Davidson murdered Gladys May Appleton 27 who he strangled at the Grounds of The Elms, Cowley Hill Lane, St Helens on 19 March 1944.

see Dundee Courier - Tuesday 09 May 1944

see National Archives - ASSI 52/559