British Executions

Louis Van De Kerkhove

Age: 32

Sex: male

Crime: murder

Date Of Execution: 9 Apr 1918

Crime Location:

Execution Place: Birmingham

Method: hanging

Executioner: John Ellis


Louis Van De Kerkhove murdered his girlfriend Clemence Verelst 35 who he stabbed in room 10 of the Shaftesbury Hotel, Station Street, Birmingham on 13 January 1918.

see National Archives - ASSI 13/48