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Great Britain 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 Great Britain: 4
Participants for Great Britain: 5 (5 men and 0 women)
Youngest Participant for Great Britain: Phil Caira (23 years, 276 days)
Oldest Participant for Great Britain: Julian Creus (39 years, 147 days)
Most Medals for Great Britain (Athlete): No medalists

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Men's Featherweight

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Maurice Megennis 27 Men's Featherweight 11T
Julian Creus 39 Men's Featherweight 11T

Men's Lightweight

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Ben Helfgott 27 Men's Lightweight 13

Men's Light-Heavyweight

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Phil Caira 23 Men's Light-Heavyweight 5

Men's Middle-Heavyweight

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Sydney Harrington 30 Men's Middle-Heavyweight 9T

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