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Swimming at the 1928 Amsterdam Summer Games:

Men's 100 metres Backstroke Semi-Finals

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Events:
Phases:

Host City: Amsterdam, Netherlands
Venue(s): Swimming Stadium, Amsterdam
Date Started: August 8, 1928
Date Finished: August 8, 1928
Format: Top three in each heat advanced to the final.

Gold: USA George Kojac
Silver: USA Walter Laufer
Bronze: USA Paul Wyatt

Semi-Finals Heat One

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC T
1 George Kojac 18 United States USA 1:10.0 QU
2 Toshio Irie 16 Japan JPN 1:14.0 QU
3 Jack Besford 17 Great Britain GBR 1:14.8 QU
4 Munroe Bourne 17 Canada CAN
5 Eskil Lundahl 22 Sweden SWE
6 Willie Francis 17 Great Britain GBR

Semi-Finals Heat Two

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC T
1 Walter Laufer 21 United States USA 1:12.6 QU
2T Paul Wyatt 21 United States USA 1:14.2 QU
2T Ernst Küppers 23 Germany GER 1:14.2 QU
4 Tom Boast 22 Australia AUS