Roger Barboux
Roger Barboux
Background information
Occupation Blacksmith
Born ca. 1921

October 1954 (aged 33)
Dun-le-Poëlier, France

Cause of death Suicide
Attack information
Date October 19, 1954
Location(s) Dun-le-Poëlier, France
Target(s) Family
Killed 6

Roger Barboux was a French blacksmith who killed six people in Dun-le-Poëlier, France on October 19, 1954, before committing suicide.[1][2][3]


Roger Barboux with family

Barboux with his wife and children.

  • Lucienne Barboux, 31, his wife
  • Janine Barboux, 11, his daughter
  • Jean-Marie Barboux, 9, his son
  • François Barboux, 7, his son
  • René Barboux, 67, his father
  • Louise Barboux, 64, his mother





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