Unsolved Murders


Age: 0

Sex: male

Date: 20 Mar 1943

Place: Newhall

The body of a newly-born child was found in a garage in Newhall on Saturday 20 March 1943.

The medical evidence showed that the child had knife wounds on its skull, throat and shoulder and that the child had been born normally.

The coroner returned a verdict of murder by some person or persons unknown.

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

see www.britishnewspaperarchive.co.uk

see Gloucester Citizen - Tuesday 23 March 1943