British Executions

Michal Niescior

Age: 29

Sex: male

Crime: murder

Date Of Execution: 31 Jan 1946

Crime Location:

Execution Place: Wandsworth

Method: hanging

Executioner: Albert Pierrepoint


Michal Niescior murdered Charles Elphick 42 who he stabbed to death outside 69 Abinger Road, Portslade, near Brighton on 22 October 1945.

Michal Niescior had been living with Charles Elphick's wife while Charles Elphick was away on service in the war. When Charles Elphick returned to his wife Michal Niescior went round to see him late one night and stabbed him with a carving knife resulting in his death.

see Dundee Courier - Wednesday 12 December 1945

see Derby Daily Telegraph - Thursday 31 January 1946

see National Archives - ASSI 90/14, ASSI 36/79