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Description

Born in: Euskadi
Age: 42
Offspring: 0
Job: Councilor for Herri Batasuna in the San Sebastián City Council
Date of the attack: 28/09/1979
Place of the attack: Astigarraga
Guilties: Ladislao Zabala, Ignacio María Iturbide
Weapon: Subfusil
Killed by: BVE

Description

On the night of 28 September 1979, Tomás Alba had dined alone at the Koko cider house in Astigarraga He left the establishment at half past two in the morning, at the same time as one of the proprietors and another person. They parted company at the door of the restaurant. Tomás Alba and the other customer went to their respective cars to drive home, while the proprietor locked up. As the proprietor was walking up to his home he heard two gunshots. When he went back down he found Tomás Alba lying mortally wounded, four metres from his vehicle. The victim was 42 years old and was a councillor for Herri Batasuna on San Sebastian City Council.