As reported here, the Irgun, in a successful attempt to forestall the hangings of their captured resistance fighters, had kidnapped a judge, Ralph Windham, out of his courtroom. See pp. 227-229 in this book. And this JTA item.
The judge was released but there's one little item left: his wig -
That's from the Palestine Post, January 29, 1947.
The follow-up is noted here.