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Japan Swimming at the 1972 München Summer Games

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Host City: München, West Germany
Date Started: August 28, 1972
Date Finished: September 2, 1972

Events for Japan: 20
Participants for Japan: 15 (4 men and 11 women)
Youngest Participant for Japan: Yoko Yamamoto (14 years, 9 days)
Oldest Participant for Japan: Shigeko Kawanishi (23 years, 269 days)
Most Medals for Japan (Athlete): Nobutaka Taguchi (2 medals)

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Men's 100 metres Backstroke

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Tadashi Honda 20 Men's 100 metres Backstroke 8

Men's 200 metres Backstroke

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Tadashi Honda 20 Men's 200 metres Backstroke 4 h4 r1/2

Men's 100 metres Breaststroke

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Nobutaka Taguchi 21 Men's 100 metres Breaststroke 1 Gold

Men's 200 metres Breaststroke

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Nobutaka Taguchi 21 Men's 200 metres Breaststroke 3 Bronze

Men's 100 metres Butterfly

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Yasuhiro Komazaki 18 Men's 100 metres Butterfly 4 h2 r1/3

Men's 200 metres Butterfly

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Yasuhiro Komazaki 18 Men's 200 metres Butterfly 3 h2 r1/2

Men's 200 metres Individual Medley

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Jiro Sasaki 16 Men's 200 metres Individual Medley 4 h6 r1/2

Men's 400 metres Individual Medley

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Jiro Sasaki 16 Men's 400 metres Individual Medley 5 h2 r1/2

Men's 4 × 100 metres Medley Relay

Women's 100 metres Freestyle

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Shigeko Kawanishi 23 Women's 100 metres Freestyle 6 h6 r1/3

Women's 4 × 100 metres Freestyle Relay

Women's 100 metres Backstroke

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Kazu Fujimura 17 Women's 100 metres Backstroke 5 h1 r1/3
Kikuyo Ishii 18 Women's 100 metres Backstroke 6 h2 r1/3

Women's 200 metres Backstroke

Women's 100 metres Breaststroke

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Yoko Yamamoto 14 Women's 100 metres Breaststroke 5 h1 r1/3

Women's 200 metres Breaststroke

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Chieno Shibata 18 Women's 200 metres Breaststroke 4 h6 r1/2
Yoko Yamamoto 14 Women's 200 metres Breaststroke 6 h4 r1/2

Women's 100 metres Butterfly

Women's 200 metres Butterfly

Women's 200 metres Individual Medley

Women's 400 metres Individual Medley

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Yukari Takemoto 17 Women's 400 metres Individual Medley 4 h4 r1/2

Women's 4 × 100 metres Medley Relay

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