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United States Weightlifting at the 1948 London Summer Games

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Host City: London, Great Britain
Date Started: August 9, 1948
Date Finished: August 9, 1948

Events for United States: 6
Participants for United States: 12 (12 men and 0 women)
Youngest Participant for United States: Pete George (19 years, 43 days)
Oldest Participant for United States: John Terpak (36 years, 38 days)
Most Medals for United States (Athlete): 8 athletes with 1 medal

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Men's Bantamweight

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Joe DePietro 34 Men's Bantamweight 1 Gold
Rich Tom 27 Men's Bantamweight 3 Bronze

Men's Featherweight

Men's Lightweight

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
John Terpak 36 Men's Lightweight 4
Joe Pitman 23 Men's Lightweight 8

Men's Middleweight

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Frank Spellman 25 Men's Middleweight 1 Gold
Pete George 19 Men's Middleweight 2 Silver

Men's Light-Heavyweight

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Stan Stanczyk 23 Men's Light-Heavyweight 1 Gold
Harold Sakata 28 Men's Light-Heavyweight 2 Silver

Men's Heavyweight

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
John Davis 27 Men's Heavyweight 1 Gold
Norb Schemansky 24 Men's Heavyweight 2 Silver

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