British Executions

Josep Mertins

Age: 21

Sex: male

Crime: murder

Date Of Execution: 6 Oct 1945

Crime Location:

Execution Place: Pentonville

Method: hanging

Executioner: Albert Pierrepoint


Joachim Palme-Goltz, Josep Mertins, Heintz Brueling, Erich Koenig and Kurt Zuchlsdorff murdered Wolfgang Rosterg 35 who they battered and strangled at Comrie Prison Camp, Perthshire on 23 December 1944.