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France Swimming at the 1956 Melbourne Summer Games

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Host City: Melbourne, Australia
Date Started: November 29, 1956
Date Finished: December 7, 1956

Events for France: 12
Participants for France: 16 (10 men and 6 women)
Youngest Participant for France: Robert Christophe (18 years, 286 days)
Oldest Participant for France: Odette Lusien (29 years, 23 days)
Most Medals for France (Athlete): No medalists

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Men's 100 metres Freestyle

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Aldo Eminente 25 Men's 100 metres Freestyle 8
Alex Jany 27 Men's 100 metres Freestyle 6 h4 r1/3

Men's 400 metres Freestyle

Men's 1,500 metres Freestyle

Men's 4 × 200 metres Freestyle Relay

Men's 100 metres Backstroke

Men's 200 metres Breaststroke

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Hugues Broussard Men's 200 metres Breaststroke AC r2/2

Men's 200 metres Butterfly

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
René Pirolley 25 Men's 200 metres Butterfly 4 h1 r1/2

Women's 100 metres Freestyle

Women's 400 metres Freestyle

Women's 4 × 100 metres Freestyle Relay

Women's 100 metres Backstroke

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Ginette Jany-Sendral 24 Women's 100 metres Backstroke 8 h1 r1/2

Women's 100 metres Butterfly

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Odette Lusien 29 Women's 100 metres Butterfly 7 h2 r1/2

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