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New Zealand 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 New Zealand: 4
Participants for New Zealand: 5 (1 man and 4 women)
Youngest Participant for New Zealand: Philippa Gould (15 years, 365 days)
Oldest Participant for New Zealand: Jean Stewart (25 years, 346 days)
Most Medals for New Zealand (Athlete): No medalists

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Men's 100 metres Backstroke

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Lincoln Hurring 25 Men's 100 metres Backstroke 5 h2 r1/3

Women's 100 metres Freestyle

Women's 400 metres Freestyle

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Marrion Roe 21 Women's 400 metres Freestyle 4 h4 r1/2
Winifred Griffin 24 Women's 400 metres Freestyle 5 h1 r1/2

Women's 100 metres Backstroke

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Jean Stewart 25 Women's 100 metres Backstroke 5 h2 r1/2
Philippa Gould 15 Women's 100 metres Backstroke 6 h3 r1/2

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