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Swimming at the 1932 Los Angeles Summer Games:

Women's 100 metres Backstroke Round One

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Host City: Los Angeles, United States
Venue(s): Olympic Park Swimming Stadium, Los Angeles, California
Date Started: August 10, 1932
Date Finished: August 10, 1932
Format: Top two in each heat and the fastest third-place advanced to the semi-finals.

Gold: USA Eleanor Holm
Silver: AUS Bonnie Mealing
Bronze: GBR Valerie Davies

Round One Heat One

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC T
1 Eleanor Holm 18 United States USA 1:18.3 QU/OR
2 Bonnie Mealing 19 Australia AUS 1:21.6 QU
3 Phyllis Harding 24 Great Britain GBR 1:22.5 QC
4 Puck Oversloot 18 Netherlands NED 1:23.5
5 Misao Yokota Japan JPN 1:25.1

Round One Heat Two

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC T
1 Valerie Davies 20 Great Britain GBR 1:22.0 QU
2 Joan McSheehy 19 United States USA 1:22.5 QU
3 Ruth Kerr 16 Canada CAN 1:28.2
AC Maria Lenk 17 Brazil BRA DQ

Round One Heat Three

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC T
1 Zus Philipsen-Braun 21 Netherlands NED 1:23.8 QU
2 Joyce Cooper 23 Great Britain GBR 1:25.0 QU
3 Marjorie Linton Canada CAN 1:29.1