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Charles Miller

Full name: Charles Darley Miller
Gender: Male
Born: October 23, 1868 in Marylebone, Greater London, Great Britain
Died: December 22, 1951 in Putney, Greater London, Great Britain
Affiliations: Roehampton Club
Country: GBR Great Britain
Sport: Polo

Related Olympians: Brother of George Miller.

Medals: 1 Gold (1 Total)

Biography

After attending Marlborough and Trinity College, Cambridge, Charles Miller went to India to work for the family merchant trading house. In India, he took up polo for the first time and played regularly during his summers back in England. While on leave in 1901, he founded the Roehampton Club and after resigning his post in India became managing director at Roehampton, a position he held until 1950. Miller played in one Westchester Cup match in 1902, and was a member of the Roehamption team which won the Olympic tournament in 1908. During the warm, Charles Miller commanded the Remount Depot at Rouen and on being demobilized in 1919 with the rank of Lieutenant Colonel resume his duties at Roehampton.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1908 Summer 39 London Polo Men's Polo Roehampton-1 GBR 1 Gold

Men's Polo

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result G
1908 Summer 39 London Polo Roehampton-1 GBR Final Round Match 1/2 1 1908-06-21 Roehampton-1 8, Ireland-3 1 0
1908 Summer 39 London Polo Roehampton-1 GBR Round One Match #1 1 1908-06-18 Roehampton-1 4, Hurlingham-2 1 0
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