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Great Britain Boxing at the 1956 Melbourne Summer Games

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Host City: Melbourne, Australia
Date Started: November 23, 1956
Date Finished: December 1, 1956

Events for Great Britain: 7
Participants for Great Britain: 7 (7 men and 0 women)
Youngest Participant for Great Britain: Terry Spinks (18 years, 269 days)
Oldest Participant for Great Britain: Tommy Nicholls (25 years, 43 days)
Most Medals for Great Britain (Athlete): 5 athletes with 1 medal

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Men's Flyweight

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Terry Spinks 18 Men's Flyweight 1 Gold

Men's Bantamweight

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Owen Reilly 19 Men's Bantamweight 5T

Men's Featherweight

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Tommy Nicholls 25 Men's Featherweight 2 Silver

Men's Lightweight

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Dick McTaggart 21 Men's Lightweight 1 Gold

Men's Welterweight

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Nicky Gargano 22 Men's Welterweight 3T Bronze

Men's Light-Middleweight

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
John McCormack 21 Men's Light-Middleweight 3T Bronze

Men's Middleweight

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Ron Redrup 21 Men's Middleweight 9T

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