Full name: James Henry "Jim" Peters
Born: October 24, 1918 in Homerton, Greater London, Great Britain
Died: January 9, 1999 in Thorpe Bay, Southend-on-Sea, Southend-on-Sea, Great Britain
Affiliations: Essex Beagles, Barking (GBR)
Country: Great Britain
Jim Peters had the following podium finishes at major championships: 3rd in the 1954 British Empire and Commonwealth Games 6 miles. Peters did not finish the marathon at the 1954 British Empire and Commonwealth Games. In the British Empire and Commonwealth Games he competed for England.
Personal Bests: 10000 – 31:16.0e (1948); Mar – 2-17:40 (1954).
|1948 Summer||29||London||Athletics||Men's 10,000 metres||Great Britain||GBR||8|
|1952 Summer||33||Helsinki||Athletics||Men's Marathon||Great Britain||GBR||AC||DNF|
|1948 Summer||29||London||Athletics||Great Britain||Final Standings||8||31:16.0|