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Great Britain Sailing at the 1956 Melbourne Summer Games

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Host City: Melbourne, Australia
Date Started: November 26, 1956
Date Finished: December 5, 1956

Events for Great Britain: 5
Participants for Great Britain: 12 (12 men and 0 women)
Youngest Participant for Great Britain: Terence Smith (24 years, 40 days)
Oldest Participant for Great Britain: Robert Perry (47 years, 207 days)
Most Medals for Great Britain (Athlete): 9 athletes with 1 medal

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Mixed One Person Dinghy

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Richard Creagh-Osborne 28 Mixed One Person Dinghy 11

Mixed Two Person Keelboat

Mixed Three Person Keelboat

Mixed Two Person Heavyweight Dinghy

Mixed 5.5 metres

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Robert Perry 47 Mixed 5.5 metres 2 Silver
David Bowker 34 Mixed 5.5 metres 2 Silver
John Dillon 35 Mixed 5.5 metres 2 Silver
Neil Kennedy-Cochrane-Patrick 30 Mixed 5.5 metres 2 Silver

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