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Henry Wells

Full name: Henry Bensley Wells
Gender: Male
Born: January 12, 1891 in Kensington, Greater London, Great Britain
Died: July 4, 1967 in Newton Abbot, Devon, Great Britain
Affiliations: Leander Club, Henley-on-Thames (GBR)
Country: GBR Great Britain
Sport: Rowing

Medals: 1 Gold (1 Total)

Biography

After coxing the Oxford boat in from 1911 to 1914, Henry Wells was called to the Bar by Gray’s Inn in 1914. Shortly afterwards, on the outbreak of war, he joined the 6th London Brigade and was awarded the MBE in 1919. Wells, who was educated at Winchester and Magdalen College, Oxford, was appointed a County Court Judge in 1934 and retired in 1958.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1912 Summer 21 Stockholm Rowing Men's Coxed Eights Leander Club-1 GBR 1 Gold

Men's Coxed Eights

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit T
1912 Summer 21 Stockholm Rowing Leander Club-1 GBR Final 6:15.7
1912 Summer 21 Stockholm Rowing Leander Club-1 GBR Semi-Finals Heat Two 6:16.2
1912 Summer 21 Stockholm Rowing Leander Club-1 GBR Quarter-Finals Heat Three 6:10.2
1912 Summer 21 Stockholm Rowing Leander Club-1 GBR Round One Heat Five 6:22.2