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Percy Allman-Smith

Full name: Edward Percival "Percy" Allman-Smith
Gender: Male
Born: November 3, 1886 in Balbriggan, Dublin, Ireland
Died: November 17, 1969 in Islington, Greater London, Great Britain
Affiliations: Dublin University Hockey Club
Country: GBR Great Britain
Sport: Hockey

Medals: 1 Silver (1 Total)

Biography

Percy Allman-Smith went to a boarding school in Dovegrove, Birr, County Offaly and while a student in Trinity College Dublin, studying medicine, he was picked for the Irish Olympic hockey team for the 1908 London Olympic Games and played, as a forward, in Ireland’s two games. In addition to playing hockey for Trinity, Allman-Smith later played for Dublin based Three Rock Rovers Hockey Club, and was capped four times for Ireland. His brother Vincent Allman-Smith was an interprovincial hockey player and played tennis for Ireland from 1925-35, playing on the Irish Davis Cup team in 1930. After joining the British Army in 1912, in the Royal Army Medical Corps, Percy Allman-Smith had a long career as an Army doctor before retiring in 1949.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1908 Summer 21 London Hockey Men's Hockey Ireland-2 GBR 2 Silver

Men's Hockey

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result GP G
1908 Summer 21 London Hockey Ireland-2 GBR Final Standings 2 1908-10-29 2 0
1908 Summer 21 London Hockey Ireland-2 GBR Final Round Match 1/2 2 1908-10-31 England-1 8, Ireland-2 1 0
1908 Summer 21 London Hockey Ireland-2 GBR Semi-Finals Match #1 1 1908-10-30 Ireland-2 3, Wales-4 1 0