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Hans Wichmann

Full name: Hans-Georg Wichmann
Gender: Male
Born: January 28, 1905 in Neukölln, Berlin, Germany
Died: September 23, 1981 in Inzell, Bayern, Germany
Affiliations: Karlshorster Turnverein Berlin
Country: GER Germany
Sport: Athletics


Hans Wichmann was imprisoned by the Soviets as a POW during World War II and only returned to Germany in 1953. In 1928-29 and 1932 he was German Champion in the 1,500, adding three relay titles in the 3x1000 and 4x1500. At the 1928 Amsterdam Games Wichmann came in an unfortunate fourth. By profession, he was an engineer.

Personal Best: 1500 – 3:52.6 (1928).


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1928 Summer 23 Amsterdam Athletics Men's 1,500 metres Germany GER 4

Men's 1,500 metres

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T
1928 Summer 23 Amsterdam Athletics Germany Final 4 3:56.8
1928 Summer 23 Amsterdam Athletics Germany Round One Heat One 1 QU 4:03.0
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