British Executions

Emil Schmittendorf

Age: 31

Sex: male

Crime: murder

Date Of Execution: 16 Nov 1945

Crime Location:

Execution Place: Pentonville

Method: hanging

Executioner: Albert Pierrepoint


Armin Keuhne and Emil Schmittendorf murdered Gerhardt Rettig 25 who they battered to death at a prison camp near Sheffield on 24 March 1945.