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Hardress Lloyd

Full name: John Hardress Lloyd
Gender: Male
Born: August 14, 1874 in Gloster, Offaly, Ireland
Died: February 28, 1952 in Gloster, Offaly, Ireland
Country: GBR Great Britain
Sport: Polo

Medals: 1 Silver (1 Total)


Hardress Lloyd was capped eight times for Ireland in polo, in the years 1904-14. In 1913 he was given a 10-goal handicap, the highest possible, only the second Irish player to achieve this, after Frederick Barrett of Cork. Hardress Lloyd was educated at Wellington College and the Royal Military College, in Sandhurst, England, and joined the British Army, serving in India, South Africa and as a Tank Group Commander in World War I. He eventually retired from the Army with a rank of brigadier-general.


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1908 Summer 33 London Polo Men's Polo Ireland-3 GBR 2T Silver

Men's Polo

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result G
1908 Summer 33 London Polo Ireland-3 GBR Final Round Match 1/2 2 1908-06-21 Roehampton-1 8, Ireland-3 1 0
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