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Sumner Benedict

Full name: Charles Sumner Benedict
Gender: Male
Born: May 5, 1867 in Barlow Township, Ohio, United States
Died: November 22, 1952 in Gallipolis, Ohio, United States
Affiliations: US Army, (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Shooting

Medals: 1 Gold (1 Total)

Biography

Sumner Benedict was the son of George A. and Elma Beardsley Benedict. He served in the military as a captain with the 7th Ohio Infantry, but Benedict later became a physician. At the 1908 Olympics, his medal, and [Charles Winders]’ medal, were stolen from their London hotel room but the London Organizing Committee struck new medals for the two American shooters.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1908 Summer 40 London Shooting Men's Free Rifle, 1,000 Yards United States USA 13T
1908 Summer 40 London Shooting Men's Military Rifle, 200/500/600/800/900/1,000 Yards, Team United States USA 1 Gold

Men's Free Rifle, 1,000 Yards

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit PTS
1908 Summer 40 London Shooting United States USA Final Standings 88

Men's Military Rifle, 200/500/600/800/900/1,000 Yards, Team

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank TP IP
1908 Summer 40 London Shooting United States USA Final Standings 1 2,531 407
1908 Summer 40 London Shooting United States USA 200 yards NP 428 73
1908 Summer 40 London Shooting United States USA 500 yards NP 438 70
1908 Summer 40 London Shooting United States USA 600 yards NP 425 69
1908 Summer 40 London Shooting United States USA 800 yards NP 436 73
1908 Summer 40 London Shooting United States USA 900 yards NP 405 61
1908 Summer 40 London Shooting United States USA 1,000 yards NP 399 61
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