Unsolved Murders

James Albert Fitzsimmons

Age: 50

Sex: male

Date: 21 Mar 1927

Place: Dockyard Halt, Devonport

James Albert Fitzsimmons was found dead on a railway line.

His head was very badly injured and it was believed that he had been run over by the down train that had left Millbay at 10.20pm.

He had been a coal dealer and had lived on Kinross Avenue in Plymouth. He had been married and had had five children.

*map pointers are rough estimates based on known location details as per Place field above.

see www.britishnewspaperarchive.co.uk

see Western Morning News - Saturday 26 March 1927

see Western Morning News - Wednesday 23 March 1927