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Helmut Hamann

Full name: Helmut Hamann
Gender: Male
Height: 5-8.5 (175 cm)
Weight: 137 lbs (62 kg)
Born: August 31, 1912 in Berlin, Berlin, Germany
Died: June 22, 1941 in Siedliszcze, Lubelskie, Poland
Affiliations: Sportverein Allianz Berlin
Country: GER Germany
Sport: Athletics

Medals: 1 Bronze (1 Total)

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Helmut Hamann, 400 metre specialist, started only in the 4×400 relay at the 1936 Berlin Olympic Games, in which he won a bronze medal together with Friedrich von Stülpnagel, Harry Voigt and Rudi Harbig. Two years earlier he was European Champion in the relay with Hans Scheele, Voigt and Adolf Metzner. In 1935, 1936 and 1939 Hamann was German Champion in the 400. Hamann was killed in action during World War II near Siedliszcze in Poland, and is buried at the war cemetery in Włodowa, Grave #794.

Personal Best\: 400 – 47.8 (1939).


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1936 Summer 23 Berlin Athletics Men's 4 × 400 metres Relay Germany GER 3 Bronze

Men's 4 × 400 metres Relay

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank T(H) ST
1936 Summer 23 Berlin Athletics Germany GER Final 3 3:11.8 49,3
1936 Summer 23 Berlin Athletics Germany GER Round One Heat Three 1 QU 3:15.0
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