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United States at the 1948 London Summer Games

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Host City: London, Great Britain (July 26, 1948 to August 14, 1948)
Opening Ceremony: July 29, 1948
Closing Ceremony: August 14, 1948

Events for United States: 126 in 19 sports
Participants for United States: 300 (262 men and 38 women)
Youngest Participant for United States: Mae Faggs (16 years, 118 days)
Oldest Participant for United States: Paul Smart (56 years, 203 days)
Most Medals for United States (Athlete): 5 athletes with 3 medals

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300 Athletes

Rk Athlete Gender Age Sport Gold Silver Bronze Total
1 Ann Curtis Female 22 Swimming 2 1 3
2 Jimmy McLane Male 17 Swimming 2 1 3
3 Mal Whitfield Male 23 Athletics 2 1 3
4 Barney Ewell Male 30 Athletics 1 2 3
5 Frank Henry Male 38 Equestrianism 1 2 3
6 Roy Cochran Male 29 Athletics 2 2
7 Harrison Dillard Male 25 Athletics 2 2
8 Vicki Draves Female 23 Diving 2 2
9 Mel Patton Male 23 Athletics 2 2
10 Wally Ris Male 24 Swimming 2 2
11 Bill Smith Male 24 Swimming 2 2
12 Bruce Harlan Male 22 Diving 1 1 2
13 Steve Lysak Male 35 Canoeing 1 1 2
14 Steve Macknowski Male 26 Canoeing 1 1 2
15 Earl Thomson Male 47 Equestrianism 1 1 2
16 Sammy Lee Male 27 Diving 1 1 2
17 Patsy Elsener Female 18 Diving 1 1 2
18 George Ahlgren Male 19 Rowing 1 1
19 Charles Anderson Male 33 Equestrianism 1 1
20 Cliff Barker Male 27 Basketball 1 1
21 Don Barksdale Male 25 Basketball 1 1
22 Ralph Beard Male 20 Basketball 1 1
23 Lew Beck Male 26 Basketball 1 1
24 Vince Boryla Male 21 Basketball 1 1
25 Cliff Bourland Male 27 Athletics 1 1
26 Glen Brand Male 24 Wrestling 1 1
27 Dave Brown Male 20 Rowing 1 1
28 Lloyd Butler Male 23 Rowing 1 1
29 Gordon Carpenter Male 28 Basketball 1 1
30 Alice Coachman Female 24 Athletics 1 1
31 Art Cook Male 20 Shooting 1 1
32 Marie Corridon Female 18 Swimming 1 1
33 John Davis Male 27 Weightlifting 1 1
34 Joe DePietro Male 34 Weightlifting 1 1
35 William Dudley Male 17 Swimming 1 1
36 Bob Gibe Male 19 Swimming 1 1
37 Edwin Gilbert Male 19 Swimming 1 1
38 Gordy Giovanelli Male 23 Rowing 1 1
39 Alex Groza Male 21 Basketball 1 1
40 Jim Hardy Male 25 Rowing 1 1
41 Art Harnden Male 24 Athletics 1 1
42 Brenda Helser Female 22 Swimming 1 1
43 Wally Jones Male 22 Basketball 1 1
44 Thelma Kalama Female 17 Swimming 1 1
45 Bob Kurland Male 23 Basketball 1 1
46 Lee Loomis Male 35 Sailing 1 1
47 Ray Lumpp Male 25 Basketball 1 1
48 Bob Martin Male 23 Rowing 1 1
49 Bob Mathias Male 17 Athletics 1 1
50 Mike Mooney Male 18 Sailing 1 1
51 Allen Morgan Male 23 Rowing 1 1
52 R. C. Pitts Male 29 Basketball 1 1
53 Bill Porter Male 22 Athletics 1 1
54 Ralph Purchase Male 32 Rowing 1 1
55 Jesse Renick Male 30 Basketball 1 1
56 Jack Robinson Male 21 Basketball 1 1
57 Eugene Rogers Male 24 Swimming 1 1
58 Kenny Rollins Male 24 Basketball 1 1
59 Hilary Smart Male 22 Sailing 1 1
60 Paul Smart Male 56 Sailing 1 1
61 Guinn Smith Male 28 Athletics 1 1
62 James Smith Male 38 Sailing 1 1
63 Justus Smith Male 26 Rowing 1 1
64 Frank Spellman Male 25 Weightlifting 1 1
65 Allen Stack Male 20 Swimming 1 1
66 John Stack Male 24 Rowing 1 1
67 Stan Stanczyk Male 23 Weightlifting 1 1
68 Willie Steele Male 25 Athletics 1 1
69 Wilbur Thompson Male 27 Athletics 1 1
70 Dave Turner Male 24 Rowing 1 1
71 Ian Turner Male 23 Rowing 1 1
72 Joe Verdeur Male 22 Swimming 1 1
73 Jim Weekes Male 36 Sailing 1 1
74 Warren Westlund Male 21 Rowing 1 1
75 Herman Whiton Male 44 Sailing 1 1
76 Bob Will Male 23 Rowing 1 1
77 Henry Wittenberg Male 29 Wrestling 1 1
78 Wally Wolf Male 17 Swimming 1 1
79 Lorenzo Wright Male 21 Athletics 1 1
80 Miller Anderson Male 25 Diving 1 1
81 Bob Borg Male 35 Equestrianism 1 1
82 Keith Carter Male 23 Swimming 1 1
83 Bob Cowell Male 24 Swimming 1 1
84 Jim Delaney Male 27 Athletics 1 1
85 Ralph Evans Male 24 Sailing 1 1
86 Alan Ford Male 24 Swimming 1 1
87 Pete George Male 19 Weightlifting 1 1
88 Frank Havens Male 23 Canoeing 1 1
89 Hank Herring Male 26 Boxing 1 1
90 Gerry Leeman Male 26 Wrestling 1 1
91 George Moore Male 29 Modern Pentathlon 1 1
92 Zoe Ann Olsen-Jensen Female 17 Diving 1 1
93 Harold Sakata Male 28 Weightlifting 1 1
94 Norb Schemansky Male 24 Weightlifting 1 1
95 Clyde Scott Male 23 Athletics 1 1
96 Steve Seymour Male 27 Athletics 1 1
97 Walter Tomsen Male 36 Shooting 1 1
98 Suzanne Zimmerman Female 23 Swimming 1 1
99 Ladislava Bakanic Female 24 Gymnastics 1 1
100 Marian Barone Female 24 Gymnastics 1 1
101 Bob Bennett Male 28 Athletics 1 1
102 Connie Caruccio-Lenz Female 29 Gymnastics 1 1
103 Dean Cetrulo Male 29 Fencing 1 1
104 Norman Cohn-Armitage Male 41 Fencing 1 1
105 Dorothy Dalton Female 25 Gymnastics 1 1
106 Miguel de Capriles Male 41 Fencing 1 1
107 Craig Dixon Male 22 Athletics 1 1
108 Herb Douglas Male 26 Athletics 1 1
109 Meta Elste Female 28 Gymnastics 1 1
110 James Flynn Male 40 Fencing 1 1
111 Jim Fuchs Male 20 Athletics 1 1
112 Greg Gates Male 22 Rowing 1 1
113 Fortune Gordien Male 25 Athletics 1 1
114 Stu Griffing Male 21 Rowing 1 1
115 Fred Kingsbury Male 21 Rowing 1 1
116 Lee Merrill Male 27 Wrestling 1 1
117 Tibor Nyilas Male 34 Fencing 1 1
118 Mickey Patterson Female 21 Athletics 1 1
119 Bob Perew Male 24 Rowing 1 1
120 Woody Pirie Male 44 Sailing 1 1
121 Bob Richards Male 22 Athletics 1 1
122 Helen Schifano Female 26 Gymnastics 1 1
123 Clara Schroth-Lomady Female 27 Gymnastics 1 1
124 Floyd Simmons Male 25 Athletics 1 1
125 Anita Simonis Female 22 Gymnastics 1 1
126 Bob Sohl Male 20 Swimming 1 1
127 George Stanich Male 19 Athletics 1 1
128 Rich Tom Male 27 Weightlifting 1 1
129 Owen Torrey Male 22 Sailing 1 1
130 George Worth Male 33 Fencing 1 1
131 Bill Albans Male 22 Athletics
132 Joseph Angyal Male 31 Rowing
133 Dick Ault Male 22 Athletics
134 Walter Bahr, Sr. Male 21 Football
135 Herb Barten Male 20 Athletics
136 Hale Baugh Male 23 Modern Pentathlon
137 Kenneth Beck Male 33 Water Polo
138 Ray Beckman Male 23 Football
139 Bob Beckus Male 28 Athletics
140 Joe Benner Male 30 Shooting
141 Bill Bertani Male 28 Football
142 Martin Biles Male 29 Athletics
143 Dave Bolen Male 24 Athletics
144 William Bonsall Male 24 Gymnastics
145 Louis Bordo Male 28 Gymnastics
146 Bill Bossio Male 20 Boxing
147 Andrew Boyd Male 38 Fencing
148 Bob Bray Male 28 Water Polo
149 Frank Brilando Male 23 Cycling
150 Quentin Brooks Male 27 Shooting
151 Donald Buck Male 31 Hockey
152 Ralph Budelman Male 30 Water Polo
153 Daniel Bukantz Male 30 Fencing
154 Bill Burton Male 33 Athletics
155 Harry Cail Male 34 Shooting
156 Lee Case Male 30 Water Polo
157 Maria Cerra Female 30 Fencing
158 Bob Chambers Male 21 Athletics
159 Bob Chow Male 40 Shooting
160 Devere Christensen Male 29 Water Polo
161 Ray Clark Male 23 Canoeing
162 Charlie Colombo Male 28 Football
163 Joseph Costa Male 29 Football
164 Ernie Crosbie Male 38 Athletics
165 Frank Cumiskey Male 35 Gymnastics
166 Vincent D'Autorio Male 32 Gymnastics
167 Harold Dash Male 31 Water Polo
168 Joe de Capriles Male 36 Fencing
169 Vincent Deeney Male 33 Rowing
170 John Deni Male 45 Athletics
171 Dorothy Dodson Female 29 Athletics
172 Helena Dow Female 30 Fencing
173 Henry Dreyer Male 37 Athletics
174 Henry Duys, Jr. Male 23 Sailing
175 Dike Eddleman Male 25 Athletics
176 Clem Eischen Male 21 Athletics
177 John Eiseman Male 22 Canoeing
178 Dernell Every Male 41 Fencing
179 Mae Faggs Female 16 Athletics
180 Sam Felton Male 22 Athletics
181 Joe Ferreira Male 31 Football
182 Dixon Fiske Male 33 Water Polo
183 Vic Frank Male 21 Athletics
184 Andrew Frierson Male 46 Equestrianism
185 Arthur Gallagher Male 30 Rowing
186 Don Gehrmann Male 20 Athletics
187 Claus Gerson Male 30 Hockey
188 Silvio Giolito Male 29 Fencing
189 Herman Goffberg Male 27 Athletics
190 Ralph Goldstein Male 34 Fencing
191 Henry Goode Male 30 Hockey
192 Richard Gruenther Male 23 Modern Pentathlon
193 George Guida Male 23 Athletics
194 William Havens Male 29 Canoeing
195 Jack Heid Male 24 Cycling
196 Bill Heusner Male 21 Swimming
197 Fred Hewitt Male 31 Hockey
198 Thomas Horton Male 22 Canoeing
199 Dick Hutton Male 24 Wrestling
200 Emerick Ishikawa Male 27 Weightlifting
201 Art Jackson Male 30 Shooting
202 Nell Jackson Female 19 Athletics
203 Barbara Jensen Female 18 Swimming
204 Billy Jernigan Male 24 Wrestling
205 Richard Jessup Male 23 Sailing
206 Eddie Johnson Male 20 Boxing
207 Washington Jones Male 23 Boxing
208 Frances Kaszubski Female 32 Athletics
209 Johnny Kelley Male 40 Athletics
210 Jack Kelly, Jr. Male 21 Rowing
211 Jeff Kirk Male 24 Athletics
212 Edwin Knox Male 34 Water Polo
213 Bill Koll Male 24 Wrestling
214 Joe Kotys Male 22 Gymnastics
215 Erik Koutonen Male 22 Athletics
216 William Kurtz Male 30 Hockey
217 Jay Lambert Male 22 Boxing
218 Clara LaMore Female 22 Swimming
219 Henry Laskau Male 31 Athletics
220 John Layton Male 35 Shooting
221 Nancy Lees Female 22 Swimming
222 Norman Lewis Male 32 Fencing
223 Bob Likins Male 27 Athletics
224 Henrik Lubbers Male 21 Hockey
225 Nate Lubell Male 31 Fencing
226 Ed Lynch Male 19 Cycling
227 Ollie Manninen Male 31 Athletics
228 Theresa Manuel Female 22 Athletics
229 Harry Marcoplos Male 22 Hockey
230 Manuel Martin Male 30 Football
231 Vern McGrew Male 18 Athletics
232 John McIntyre Male 19 Rowing
233 Benny McLaughlin Male 20 Football
234 Bob McMillen Male 20 Athletics
235 Muriel Mellon Female 20 Swimming
236 Irving Mondschein Male 24 Athletics
237 Tom Montemage Male 21 Cycling
238 Hal Moore Male 24 Wrestling
239 Boo Morcom Male 27 Athletics
240 Chester Nelsen, Jr. Male 25 Cycling
241 Forbes Norris Male 20 Swimming
242 Eddie O'Toole Male 27 Athletics
243 Kurt Orban Male 31 Hockey
244 Whitey Overton Male 19 Athletics
245 Frank Parsons, Jr. Male 42 Shooting
246 Howard Patterson Male 20 Swimming
247 Penny Pence Female 19 Swimming
248 Joe Pitman Male 23 Weightlifting
249 Austin Prokop Male 27 Fencing
250 Emma Reed Female 23 Athletics
251 John Renwick Male 27 Hockey
252 Ernie Riedel Male 47 Canoeing
253 Bernice Robinson Female 21 Athletics
254 Clarence Robison Male 25 Athletics
255 Philip Roettinger Male 32 Shooting
256 Bill Roetzheim Male 19 Gymnastics
257 Wendell Rollins Male 31 Cycling
258 Julian Roosevelt Male 23 Sailing
259 Browning Ross Male 24 Athletics
260 John Russell Male 28 Equestrianism
261 Edward Scrobe Male 25 Gymnastics
262 Fred Sharaga Male 38 Athletics
263 Sanders Sims Male 27 Hockey
264 Roland Sink Male 22 Athletics
265 John Slade Male 40 Hockey
266 Bud Smith Male 19 Boxing
267 Ted Smith Male 19 Cycling
268 Frankie Sodano Male 17 Boxing
269 Ray Sorensen Male 26 Gymnastics
270 Ed Souza Male 26 Football
271 John Souza Male 28 Football
272 Chuck Spieser Male 18 Boxing
273 Ralph Stephan Male 19 Rowing
274 Al Stiller Male 24 Cycling
275 Curt Stone Male 25 Athletics
276 Juno Stover-Irwin Female 19 Diving
277 Archie Strimel Male 30 Football
278 Walter Stude Male 34 Hockey
279 Emmett Swanson Male 42 Shooting
280 John Terpak Male 36 Weightlifting
281 Donald Thompson Male 20 Fencing
282 Jerry Thompson Male 24 Athletics
283 Marvin Thomson Male 25 Cycling
284 Joseph Toland Male 19 Rowing
285 Richard Tomita Male 21 Weightlifting
286 Felix Ucko Male 29 Hockey
287 Ted Vogel Male 23 Athletics
288 John Wade Male 19 Rowing
289 Mabel Walker Female 19 Athletics
290 Jean Walraven Female 21 Athletics
291 Walter Walsh Male 41 Shooting
292 Ernest Weber Male 40 Athletics
293 Adolf Weinacker Male 19 Athletics
294 Jeanne Wilson Female 22 Swimming
295 William Wilson Male 30 Hockey
296 Fred Wilt Male 27 Athletics
297 Franklin Wing Male 40 Equestrianism
298 Albert Wolff Male 42 Fencing
299 Jan York-Romary Female 20 Fencing
300 Lillian Young Female 20 Athletics

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