British Executions

William Ambrose Collins

Age: 21

Sex: male

Crime: murder

Date Of Execution: 28 Oct 1942

Crime Location:

Execution Place: Durham

Method: hanging

Executioner: Thomas Pierrepoint


William Ambrose Collins murdered Margaret Mary Rice 24 who he battered to death at Claremont Road, Town Moor, Newcastle on 13 June 1942.