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Australia Weightlifting at the 1956 Melbourne Summer Games

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Host City: Melbourne, Australia
Date Started: November 23, 1956
Date Finished: November 23, 1956

Events for Australia: 6
Participants for Australia: 7 (7 men and 0 women)
Youngest Participant for Australia: Manny Santos (21 years, 301 days)
Oldest Participant for Australia: Charles Henderson (33 years, 329 days)
Most Medals for Australia (Athlete): No medalists

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Men's Bantamweight

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Charles Henderson 33 Men's Bantamweight 13T

Men's Featherweight

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Keith Caple 33 Men's Featherweight 16

Men's Lightweight

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Vern Barberis 28 Men's Lightweight 11

Men's Middleweight

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Fred Baugh Men's Middleweight 13

Men's Light-Heavyweight

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
John Powell 25 Men's Light-Heavyweight 8

Men's Middle-Heavyweight

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