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Sweden Wrestling at the 1956 Melbourne Summer Games

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Host City: Melbourne, Australia
Date Started: November 28, 1956
Date Finished: December 6, 1956

Events for Sweden: 12
Participants for Sweden: 10 (10 men and 0 women)
Youngest Participant for Sweden: Rune Jansson (24 years, 189 days)
Oldest Participant for Sweden: Olle Anderberg (37 years, 82 days)
Most Medals for Sweden (Athlete): 4 athletes with 1 medal

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Men's Flyweight, Greco-Roman

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Bengt Johansson 30 Men's Flyweight, Greco-Roman AC

Men's Bantamweight, Greco-Roman

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Edvin Vesterby 29 Men's Bantamweight, Greco-Roman 2 Silver

Men's Featherweight, Greco-Roman

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Gunnar Håkansson 30 Men's Featherweight, Greco-Roman 5

Men's Lightweight, Greco-Roman

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Olle Anderberg 37 Men's Lightweight, Greco-Roman AC

Men's Welterweight, Greco-Roman

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Per Berlin 35 Men's Welterweight, Greco-Roman 3 Bronze

Men's Middleweight, Greco-Roman

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Rune Jansson 24 Men's Middleweight, Greco-Roman 3 Bronze

Men's Light-Heavyweight, Greco-Roman

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Karl-Erik Nilsson 34 Men's Light-Heavyweight, Greco-Roman 3 Bronze

Men's Heavyweight, Greco-Roman

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Bertil Antonsson 35 Men's Heavyweight, Greco-Roman 5

Men's Lightweight, Freestyle

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Olle Anderberg 37 Men's Lightweight, Freestyle AC

Men's Welterweight, Freestyle

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Per Berlin 35 Men's Welterweight, Freestyle 4T

Men's Middleweight, Freestyle

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Bengt Lindblad 31 Men's Middleweight, Freestyle AC

Men's Light-Heavyweight, Freestyle

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Viking Palm 33 Men's Light-Heavyweight, Freestyle AC

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