Full name: Frederick Pitt "Fred" Alderman
Height: 5-9.5 (177 cm)
Weight: 165 lbs (75 kg)
Born: June 24, 1905 in East Lansing, Michigan, United States
Died: September 15, 1998 in Social Circle, Georgia, United States
Affiliations: Illinois Athletic Club, Chicago (USA)
Country: United States
Medals: 1 Gold (1 Total)
After winning the Central Olympic Trials in a career best of 48.0, Alderman withdrew from the Final Trials but was selected for the relay squad in Amsterdam. He ran poorly in the Olympic final, with an estimated time of no better than 49.4 on the third leg, losing ground to both Werner Storz (GER) and John Rinkel (GBR). He won the IC4A 440y for Michigan State in 1927.
Personal Best: 400 - 48.0y (1927).
|1928 Summer||22||Amsterdam||Athletics||Men's 4 × 400 metres Relay||United States||USA||1||Gold||WR|
|1928 Summer||22||Amsterdam||Athletics||United States||USA||Final||1||WR||3:14.2||49.4|
|1928 Summer||22||Amsterdam||Athletics||United States||USA||Round One||Heat One||1||QU||3:21.4|