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Joseph Jessop

Full name: Joseph Edwardus Jessop
Gender: Male
Born: July 24, 1898 in Los Angeles, California, United States
Died: March 24, 1996 in San Diego, California, United States
Affiliations: Los Angeles YC, Los Angeles (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Sailing

Biography

Joseph Jessop joined the San Diego Yacht Club (SDYC) in 1917 and became the Commodore of the club in 1929, the youngest Commodore in SDYC history. Jessop was instrumental in starting the San Diego Bay Star fleet in 1925. He also was a supporter of junior sailing in the United States. Jessop won several Pacific Coast Championships and was second in the 1928 World Championships. He founded a family jewelry company and was active in civic affairs in San Diego.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1932 Summer 34 Los Angeles Sailing Mixed One Person Dinghy United States USA 7

Mixed One Person Dinghy

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank PTS
1932 Summer 34 Los Angeles Sailing United States Final Standings 7 66
1932 Summer 34 Los Angeles Sailing United States Race Four AC DNF
1932 Summer 34 Los Angeles Sailing United States Race Five 8 4
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