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Maurice Raoul-Duval

Full name: Maurice Auguste Raoul-Duval
Gender: Male
Born: April 27, 1866 in Le Pecq, Yvelines, France
Died: May 5, 1916 in Verdun, Meuse, France
Affiliations: Compiègne Polo Club/Bagatelle Polo Club de Paris
Country: FRA France
Sport: Polo

Related Olympians: Brother-in-law of André Fauquet-Lemaître.

Medals: 1 Bronze (1 Total)

Biography

Maurice Raoul-Duval was once described as a “tall, good-looking Frenchman” who had lost a fortune and was trying to regain it. He came from a wealthy Parisian family, but was educated at King’s College, Cambridge. In 1910 he married into the peerage via Fanny Lawrence Venables-Vernon, daughter of the 7th Baron Vernon. Fighting for France in World War I, Maurice Raoul-Duval was killed in action at Meuse, in the Verdun sector.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1900 Summer 34 Paris Polo Men's Polo Bagatelle Polo Club, Paris FRA 3T Bronze
1900 Summer 34 Paris Polo Men's Polo Compiègne Polo Club FRA 5

Men's Polo

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result G
1900 Summer 34 Paris Polo Bagatelle Polo Club, Paris FRA Semi-Finals Match #1 2 1900-05-31 Foxhunters Hurlingham-1 6, Bagatelle Polo Club, Paris-3 4
1900 Summer 34 Paris Polo Compiègne Polo Club FRA Round One Match #1 2 1900-05-28 Foxhunters Hurlingham-1 10, Compiègne Polo Club 0 0
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