South Africa 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 South Africa: 7
Participants for South Africa: 7 (7 men and 0 women)
Youngest Participant for South Africa: Eddie Ludick (17 years, 224 days)
Oldest Participant for South Africa: Piet van Vuuren (25 years, 291 days)
Most Medals for South Africa (Athlete): Daan Bekker and Henry Loubscher (1 medal)

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Men's Flyweight

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Eddie Ludick 17 Men's Flyweight 17T

Men's Featherweight

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Len Leisching 22 Men's Featherweight 9T

Men's Light-Welterweight

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Henry Loubscher 20 Men's Light-Welterweight 3T Bronze

Men's Welterweight

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Nicholas André 22 Men's Welterweight 5T

Men's Light-Middleweight

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Alexander Webster 22 Men's Light-Middleweight 9T

Men's Light-Heavyweight

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Piet van Vuuren 25 Men's Light-Heavyweight 9T

Men's Heavyweight

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Daan Bekker 24 Men's Heavyweight 3T Bronze

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