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John W. Wofford

Full name: John William Wofford
Gender: Male
Born: January 1, 1898 in High Point, North Carolina, United States
Died: February 27, 1955 in Rochester, Minnesota, United States
Affiliations: US Army, (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Equestrianism

Related Olympians: Father-in-law of Dawn Wofford; Father of Jimmy Wofford; Father of John E. B. Wofford.

Biography

John Wofford was the head of a well-known US equestrian family. He served with the Army equestrian teams as a member of the cavalry out of Fort Riley, Kansas. In 1941, then a major, he was named the first US military attaché to Ireland. He retired from the Army in 1943 and operated Rimrock Farm, a horse farm in Milford, Kansas, adjacent to Fort Riley.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1932 Summer 34 Los Angeles Equestrianism Men's Jumping, Individual United States USA AC DNF
1932 Summer 34 Los Angeles Equestrianism Men's Jumping, Team United States USA AC DNF

Men's Jumping, Individual

Games Age City Sport Country Horse Phase Unit Rank
1932 Summer 34 Los Angeles Equestrianism United States Babe Wartham Final Standings AC DNF

Men's Jumping, Team

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Horse Phase Unit Rank
1932 Summer 34 Los Angeles Equestrianism United States USA Babe Wartham Final Standings AC DNF