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Host City: London, Great Britain

Date Started: July 30, 1948

Date Finished: August 7, 1948

Events for France: 30

Participants for France: 65 (51 men and 14 women)

Youngest Participant for France: Rosine Faugouin (18 years, 56 days)

Oldest Participant for France: Émile Maggi (40 years, 145 days)

Most Medals for France (Athlete): Micheline Ostermeyer (3 medals)

Athlete | Age | Event | Rank | Medal |
---|---|---|---|---|

René Valmy | 27 | Men's 100 metres | 4 h3 r2/4 | |

Étienne Bally | 25 | Men's 100 metres | AC h12r1/4 |

Athlete | Age | Event | Rank | Medal |
---|---|---|---|---|

Julien Lebas | 24 | Men's 200 metres | 5 h1 r2/4 | |

Étienne Bally | 25 | Men's 200 metres | 4 h10r1/4 | |

Joseph Stéphan | 20 | Men's 200 metres | 5 h12r1/4 |

Athlete | Age | Event | Rank | Medal |
---|---|---|---|---|

Francis Schewetta | 28 | Men's 400 metres | 5 h3 r2/4 | |

Jacques Lunis | 25 | Men's 400 metres | 6 h4 r2/4 | |

Raymond Crapet | 21 | Men's 400 metres | 3 h10r1/4 |

Athlete | Age | Event | Rank | Medal |
---|---|---|---|---|

Marcel Hansenne | 31 | Men's 800 metres | 3 | Bronze |

Robert Chef d'Hôtel | 26 | Men's 800 metres | 7 | |

Gaston Mayordome | 25 | Men's 800 metres | 4 h2 r2/3 |

Athlete | Age | Event | Rank | Medal |
---|---|---|---|---|

Marcel Hansenne | 31 | Men's 1,500 metres | 11 | |

Jean Vernier | 25 | Men's 1,500 metres | 4 h3 r1/2 | |

Henri Klein | 28 | Men's 1,500 metres | 6 h1 r1/2 |

Athlete | Age | Event | Rank | Medal |
---|---|---|---|---|

Jacques Vernier | 25 | Men's 5,000 metres | 5 h1 r1/2 | |

Maurice Pouzieux | 27 | Men's 5,000 metres | 5 h2 r1/2 | |

Alain Mimoun | 27 | Men's 5,000 metres | 6 h3 r1/2 |

Athlete | Age | Event | Rank | Medal |
---|---|---|---|---|

Alain Mimoun | 27 | Men's 10,000 metres | 2 | Silver |

Abdullah Ben Saïd | 23 | Men's 10,000 metres | 6 | |

André Paris | 22 | Men's 10,000 metres | AC |

Athlete | Age | Event | Rank | Medal |
---|---|---|---|---|

Pierre Cousin | 35 | Men's Marathon | AC | |

René Josset | 37 | Men's Marathon | AC | |

Arsène Piesset | 28 | Men's Marathon | AC |

Athlete | Age | Event | Rank | Medal |
---|---|---|---|---|

Hugues Frayer | 25 | Men's 110 metres Hurdles | 6 h2 r2/3 | |

André Marie | 22 | Men's 110 metres Hurdles | AC h1 r2/3 | |

Gilbert Omnès | 30 | Men's 110 metres Hurdles | 3 h6 r1/3 |

Athlete | Age | Event | Rank | Medal |
---|---|---|---|---|

Yves Cros | 24 | Men's 400 metres Hurdles | 5 | |

Jean-Claude Arifon | 21 | Men's 400 metres Hurdles | 4 h1 r2/3 | |

Jacques André | 29 | Men's 400 metres Hurdles | 6 h1 r2/3 |

Athlete | Age | Event | Rank | Medal |
---|---|---|---|---|

Alexis Guyodo | 26 | Men's 3,000 metres Steeplechase | 4 | |

Roger Chesneau | 23 | Men's 3,000 metres Steeplechase | 11 | |

Raphaël Pujazon | 30 | Men's 3,000 metres Steeplechase | AC |

Athlete | Age | Event | Rank | Medal |
---|---|---|---|---|

Alain Porthault | 19 | Men's 4 × 100 metres Relay | AC h3 r1/2 | |

Marc Litaudon | 22 | Men's 4 × 100 metres Relay | AC h3 r1/2 | |

Julien Lebas | 24 | Men's 4 × 100 metres Relay | AC h3 r1/2 | |

René Valmy | 27 | Men's 4 × 100 metres Relay | AC h3 r1/2 |

Athlete | Age | Event | Rank | Medal |
---|---|---|---|---|

Jean Kérébel | 30 | Men's 4 × 400 metres Relay | 2 | Silver |

Francis Schewetta | 28 | Men's 4 × 400 metres Relay | 2 | Silver |

Robert Chef d'Hôtel | 26 | Men's 4 × 400 metres Relay | 2 | Silver |

Jacques Lunis | 25 | Men's 4 × 400 metres Relay | 2 | Silver |

Athlete | Age | Event | Rank | Medal |
---|---|---|---|---|

Émile Maggi | 40 | Men's 10 kilometres Walk | 6 | |

Louis Courron | 34 | Men's 10 kilometres Walk | 6 h2 r1/2 | |

Louis Chevalier | 27 | Men's 10 kilometres Walk | AC h2 r1/2 |

Athlete | Age | Event | Rank | Medal |
---|---|---|---|---|

Pierre Mazille | 26 | Men's 50 kilometres Walk | 7 | |

Claude Hubert | 34 | Men's 50 kilometres Walk | 8 | |

Henri Caron | 24 | Men's 50 kilometres Walk | 11 |

Athlete | Age | Event | Rank | Medal |
---|---|---|---|---|

Georges Damitio | 24 | Men's High Jump | 5 | |

Pierre Lacaze | 23 | Men's High Jump | 9T | |

Claude Bénard | 21 | Men's High Jump | 21T QR |

Athlete | Age | Event | Rank | Medal |
---|---|---|---|---|

Victor Sillon | 20 | Men's Pole Vault | 9T | |

Georges Breitman | 28 | Men's Pole Vault | 13 QR | |

Charles Bouvet | 29 | Men's Pole Vault | 17T QR |

Athlete | Age | Event | Rank | Medal |
---|---|---|---|---|

Georges Damitio | 24 | Men's Long Jump | 6 |

Athlete | Age | Event | Rank | Medal |
---|---|---|---|---|

Robert Bobin | 27 | Men's Triple Jump | 18 QR | |

Charles Épalle | 24 | Men's Triple Jump | 20 QR |

Athlete | Age | Event | Rank | Medal |
---|---|---|---|---|

Pierre Legrain | 28 | Men's Hammer Throw | 18 QR |

Athlete | Age | Event | Rank | Medal |
---|---|---|---|---|

Raymond Tissot | 28 | Men's Javelin Throw | 14 QR | |

Pierre Sprécher | 26 | Men's Javelin Throw | 23 QR |

Athlete | Age | Event | Rank | Medal |
---|---|---|---|---|

Ignace Heinrich | 22 | Men's Decathlon | 2 | Silver |

Pierre Sprécher | 26 | Men's Decathlon | 14 | |

Jacques Crétaine | Men's Decathlon | 22 |

Athlete | Age | Event | Rank | Medal |
---|---|---|---|---|

Jeanine Moussier | 18 | Women's 100 metres | 3 h9 r1/3 |

Athlete | Age | Event | Rank | Medal |
---|---|---|---|---|

Rosine Faugouin | 18 | Women's 200 metres | 5 h1 r2/3 | |

Liliane Sprécher | 22 | Women's 200 metres | 6 h2 r2/3 |

Athlete | Age | Event | Rank | Medal |
---|---|---|---|---|

Yvette Monginou | 21 | Women's 80 metres Hurdles | 4 | |

Jeanine Toulouse | 25 | Women's 80 metres Hurdles | 5 h1 r2/3 | |

Janine Magnin-Lamouche | 27 | Women's 80 metres Hurdles | 4 h2 r1/3 |

Athlete | Age | Event | Rank | Medal |
---|---|---|---|---|

Jeanine Toulouse | 25 | Women's 4 × 100 metres Relay | 3 h1 r1/2 | |

Rosine Faugouin | 18 | Women's 4 × 100 metres Relay | 3 h1 r1/2 | |

Liliane Sprécher | 22 | Women's 4 × 100 metres Relay | 3 h1 r1/2 | |

Jeanine Moussier | 18 | Women's 4 × 100 metres Relay | 3 h1 r1/2 |

Athlete | Age | Event | Rank | Medal |
---|---|---|---|---|

Micheline Ostermeyer | 25 | Women's High Jump | 3 | Bronze |

Simone Ruas | 29 | Women's High Jump | 9T | |

Anne-Marie Colchen | 22 | Women's High Jump | 14T |

Athlete | Age | Event | Rank | Medal |
---|---|---|---|---|

Yvonne Chabot-Curtet | 28 | Women's Long Jump | 8 | |

Marguerite Martel | 24 | Women's Long Jump | 24 QR |

Athlete | Age | Event | Rank | Medal |
---|---|---|---|---|

Micheline Ostermeyer | 25 | Women's Shot Put | 1 | Gold |

Paulette Veste | 20 | Women's Shot Put | 4 | |

Paulette Laurent | 22 | Women's Shot Put | 10 |

Athlete | Age | Event | Rank | Medal |
---|---|---|---|---|

Micheline Ostermeyer | 25 | Women's Discus Throw | 1 | Gold |

Jacqueline Mazéas | 27 | Women's Discus Throw | 3 | Bronze |

Paulette Veste | 20 | Women's Discus Throw | 10 |