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United States Fencing at the 1956 Melbourne Summer Games

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Host City: Melbourne, Australia
Date Started: November 23, 1956
Date Finished: November 23, 1956

Events for United States: 7
Participants for United States: 18 (15 men and 3 women)
Youngest Participant for United States: Judy Goodrich (17 years, 174 days)
Oldest Participant for United States: Norman Cohn-Armitage (49 years, 337 days)
Most Medals for United States (Athlete): No medalists

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Men's Foil, Individual

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Albie Axelrod 35 Men's Foil, Individual 7 p1 r2/3
Hal Goldsmith 26 Men's Foil, Individual 5 p1 r1/3
Byron Krieger 36 Men's Foil, Individual 8 p3 r1/3

Men's Foil, Team

Men's Épée, Individual

Men's Épée, Team

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Skip Shurtz 23 Men's Épée, Team 3 p1 r1/3
Richard Pew 23 Men's Épée, Team 3 p1 r1/3
Ralph Goldstein 43 Men's Épée, Team 3 p1 r1/3
Abe Cohen 32 Men's Épée, Team 3 p1 r1/3
Kin Hoitsma 22 Men's Épée, Team 3 p1 r1/3

Men's Sabre, Individual

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Allan Kwartler 39 Men's Sabre, Individual 7 p1 r3/4
George Worth 41 Men's Sabre, Individual 7 p2 r3/4
Tibor Nyilas 42 Men's Sabre, Individual 5 p3 r2/4

Men's Sabre, Team

Women's Foil, Individual

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