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Henry Duys, Jr.

Full name: Henry Meursinger Duys, Jr.
Gender: Male
Born: October 17, 1924 in Montclair, New Jersey, United States
Died: May 11, 2007 in Hollywood, South Carolina, United States
Affiliations: Hobart College
Country: USA United States
Sport: Sailing

Biography

Henry Duys grew up on Long Island, New York. He prepped at the Choate School and then attended Dartmouth, before graduating from Hobart College in 1950. Duys served in the US Navy during World War II. He sailed out of the Seawanhaka Corinthian Yacht Club in Oyster Bay, Long Island. With his brother, Jack, Duys took over the company tobacco company, H. Duys and Company Havana Tobacco, in the 1950s. They sold tobacco from Cuba and also had tobacco farms in Connecticut.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1948 Summer 23 London Sailing Mixed Three Person Keelboat Rhythm USA 11

Mixed Three Person Keelboat

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Date PTS T
1948 Summer 23 London Sailing Rhythm USA Final Standings 1948-08-03 1,621
1948 Summer 23 London Sailing Rhythm USA Race One 1948-08-03 277 2-28:57
1948 Summer 23 London Sailing Rhythm USA Race Two 1948-08-04 180 3-03:28
1948 Summer 23 London Sailing Rhythm USA Race Three 1948-08-05 481 3-27:30
1948 Summer 23 London Sailing Rhythm USA Race Four 1948-08-06 101 3-44:47
1948 Summer 23 London Sailing Rhythm USA Race Five 1948-08-10 [2-48:17]
1948 Summer 23 London Sailing Rhythm USA Race Six 1948-08-11 180 3-23:48
1948 Summer 23 London Sailing Rhythm USA Race Seven 1948-08-12 402 2-46:51
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