U Saw

U Saw aka Galon U Saw (Burmese: ဦးစော or ဂဠုန်ဦးစော, ; 1900–8 May 1948) was a leading Burmese politician and Prime Minister during the colonial era before the Second World War. He is best known for his role in the assassination of Burma's national hero Aung San and other independence leaders in July 1947, only months before Burma gained independence from Britain in January 1948.

Read more about U Saw:  Political Career, Crime and Punishment

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U Saw - Crime and Punishment
... The evidence clearly implicated U Saw, who was tried, condemned, and sentenced to death ... an eyewitness, a prison warden present at the execution, U Saw refused to have a hood over his face before he was hanged ... U Saw was buried, according to custom, in an unmarked grave within the prison ...