British Executions

James Galbraith

Age: 26

Sex: male

Crime: murder

Date Of Execution: 26 Jul 1944

Crime Location:

Execution Place: Manchester

Method: hanging

Executioner: unknown


James Galbraith murdered James William Percey 48 who he battered to death on board the Pacific Shipper, at Salford Docks on 6 April 1944.

James Percey was a chief radio operator.

see Gloucestershire Echo - Tuesday 16 May 1944

see National Archives - ASSI 52/560