Unsolved Murders

Hilda Millar Shaw

Age: 32

Sex: female

Date: 14 Apr 1926

Place: Vicars Cross, Chester

Source: www.britishnewspaperarchive.co.uk

Hilda Millar Shaw died from an illegal operation.

She was a farmer's wife.

She claimed that no one had used any instrument upon her but the doctor said that her internal injuries were not self-inflicted.

The Coroner’s jury returned a verdict of murder by some person or persons unknown.


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see Hartlepool Northern Daily Mail - Wednesday 14 April 1926