Unsolved Murders

Charles John Sims

Age: 30

Sex: male

Date: 31 Dec 1929

Place: Farnborough

Charles John Sims was found shot in his room.

He was a flight-lieutenant and had recently returned from Iraq.

He was found in his bedroom at the RAF officer's mess at Farnborough, Hampshire by his batsman.

He had a bullet in the side of his head and a revolver was found near him.

An open verdict was returned.

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

see www.britishnewspaperarchive.co.uk

see Western Daily Press - Wednesday 01 January 1930

see Nottingham Journal - Tuesday 31 December 1929

see Hartlepool Northern Daily Mail - Tuesday 31 December 1929