British Executions

John James Alcott

Age: 28

Sex: male

Crime: murder

Date Of Execution: 2 Jan 1953

Crime Location: Ash Vale Railway Station, Aldershot

Execution Place: Wandsworth

Method: hanging

Executioner: Albert Pierrepoint


John James Alcott was convicted of the murder of Charles Dean

He killed him during a robbery and sentenced to death at Ash Vale railway station and stole about £168.