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Ernest Hutcheon

Full name: Ernest Henry Hutcheon
Gender: Male
Born: June 17, 1889 in Toowoomba, Queensland, Australia
Died: June 9, 1937 in Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
Country: ANZ Australasia
Sport: Athletics

Biography

Ernest Hutcheon was born in Toowoomba, Queensland to parents who were both Australian schoolteachers. In addition to athletics, he became a well-known cricketer, representing Queensland in seven Sheffield Shield Matches, débuting in April 1920 against New South Wales at the Sydney Cricket Ground. Hutcheon’s business career was as a barrister, practicing in the Crown Law Office and with a private practice in Toowoomba. He fought in World War I, eventually reaching the rank of Lieutenant Colonel, and suffering severely from a gas attack, from which he never fully recovered.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1908 Summer 18 London Athletics Men's Standing High Jump Australasia ANZ AC

Men's Standing High Jump

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank
1908 Summer 18 London Athletics Australasia Final Standings AC
1908 Summer 18 London Athletics Australasia Qualifying Round NP
1908 Summer 18 London Athletics Australasia Qualifying Round Group C AC