United States Rowing at the 1956 Melbourne Summer Games

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Host City: Melbourne, Australia
Date Started: November 23, 1956
Date Finished: November 27, 1956

Events for United States: 7
Participants for United States: 26 (26 men and 0 women)
Youngest Participant for United States: James McMullen (17 years, 165 days)
Oldest Participant for United States: Jack Kelly, Jr. (29 years, 184 days)
Most Medals for United States (Athlete): 21 athletes with 1 medal

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Men's Single Sculls

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Jack Kelly, Jr. 29 Men's Single Sculls 3 Bronze

Men's Double Sculls

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Pat Costello 27 Men's Double Sculls 2 Silver
Jim Gardiner 26 Men's Double Sculls 2 Silver

Men's Coxless Pairs

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Jim Fifer 26 Men's Coxless Pairs 1 Gold
Duvall Hecht 26 Men's Coxless Pairs 1 Gold

Men's Coxed Pairs

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Dan Ayrault 21 Men's Coxed Pairs 1 Gold
Conn Findlay 26 Men's Coxed Pairs 1 Gold
Kurt Seiffert 20 Men's Coxed Pairs 1 Gold

Men's Coxless Fours

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
John Welchli 27 Men's Coxless Fours 2 Silver
John McKinlay 24 Men's Coxless Fours 2 Silver
Art McKinlay 24 Men's Coxless Fours 2 Silver
Jim McIntosh 26 Men's Coxless Fours 2 Silver

Men's Coxed Fours

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
James Wynne 19 Men's Coxed Fours 4 h2 r3/4
Douglas Turner 24 Men's Coxed Fours 4 h2 r3/4
James McMullen 17 Men's Coxed Fours 4 h2 r3/4
Ronald Cardwell 24 Men's Coxed Fours 4 h2 r3/4
Edward Masterson 19 Men's Coxed Fours 4 h2 r3/4

Men's Coxed Eights

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