Unsolved Murders


Age: 11

Sex: male

Date: 1 Sep 1920

Place: Newport, South Wales

Source: www.britishnewspaperarchive.co.uk

An 11 year old boy vanished on a train going from Newport to Swansea.

He travelled alone from Newport on Saturday 28 August 1920 and was due in Swansea three hours later but didn't arrive.

His mother had gone to meet him but he wasn't there.

He was of fair complexion, tall and of slight build, and wore a brown suit, knickers, collar and tie.

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see Lancashire Evening Post - Wednesday 01 September 1920