Full name: George Elwood "Shorty" Hunt, Jr.
Born: August 1, 1916 in Puyallup, Washington, United States
Died: September 3, 1999 in Issaquah, Washington, United States
Affiliations: Washington Huskies, Seattle (USA)
Country: United States
Medals: 1 Gold (1 Total)
Rowing out of the sixth seat for the University of Washington eight, George Hunt shared in victories in 1936 at the IRAs, and the Olympic Games. After graduation he worked for a construction firm until World War II when he used his engineering degree as a Seabee in the South Pacific. He later co-founded a construction company in Seattle.
|1936 Summer||20||Berlin||Rowing||Men's Coxed Eights||United States||USA||1||Gold|
|1936 Summer||20||Berlin||Rowing||United States||USA||Final Round||6:25.4|
|1936 Summer||20||Berlin||Rowing||United States||USA||Round One||Heat One||6:00.8|