Full name: William John "Bill" Carr
Born: June 17, 1876 in Gortnagrace, Donegal, Ireland
Died: March 25, 1942 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Affiliations: Vesper Boat Club, Philadelphia (USA)
Country: United States
Medals: 1 Gold (1 Total)
Bill Carr was a member of the Vesper Boat Club. His only national title came in 1900 with the eight-oared crew, which then went to Paris for the Olympics. Born in County Donegal, Ireland to Robert Edmund McIlcar and Jane Doran, he came to the United States in the 1890s where he worked initially as a carpenter, and later as a building inspector in Philadelphia.
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