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Helen Johns

Full name: Helen Eileen Johns (-Carroll)
Gender: Female
Born: September 25, 1914 in East Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Died: July 23, 2014 in Sumter, South Carolina, United States
Affiliations: Brookline Women's Swimming Association
Country: USA United States
Sport: Swimming

Medals: 1 Gold (1 Total)


Helen Johns competed for the Boston Swimming Association and won the 1932 AAU junior indoor 100y freestyle title. Although she did not make the 1932 Olympic team in the individual events, she picked up a gold medal and a share of the world record in the relay. Johns later became a swim coach and special education teacher and, as Mrs. Eugene Carroll, had two children – both girls.


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1932 Summer 17 Los Angeles Swimming Women's 4 × 100 metres Freestyle Relay United States USA 1 Gold WR

Women's 4 × 100 metres Freestyle Relay

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank T
1932 Summer 17 Los Angeles Swimming United States USA Final Standings 1 WR 4:38.0
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