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Athletics at the 1936 Berlin Summer Games:

Men's 400 metres Quarter-Finals

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Events:
Phases:

Host City: Berlin, Germany
Venue(s): Olympic Stadium, Imperial Sports Field, Berlin
Date Started: August 6, 1936
Date Finished: August 6, 1936
Format: Top three in each heat advanced to the final.

Gold: USA Archie Williams
Silver: GBR Godfrey Brown
Bronze: USA Jimmy LuValle

Quarter-Finals Heat One

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC T(H)
1 Bill Roberts 24 Great Britain GBR 47.7 QU
2 Harold Smallwood 21 United States USA 48.6 QU
3 Mario Lanzi 21 Italy ITA 48.8 QU
4 Zoltán Zsitva 30 Hungary HUN 49.4
5 Dennis Shore 21 South Africa RSA 49.6
6 Gunnar Christensen 23 Denmark DEN 51.0

Quarter-Finals Heat Two

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC T(H) T(A)
1 Hermann Blazejezak 24 Germany GER 48.2 48,205 QU
2 Godfrey Brown 21 Great Britain GBR 48.3 48,35 QU
3 Bill Fritz 21 Canada CAN 48.4 48,37 QU
4 Bertil von Wachenfeldt 27 Sweden SWE 48.5 48,57
5 Georges Henry 28 France FRA 49.4
6 Börje Strandvall 27 Finland FIN 49.9

Quarter-Finals Heat Three

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC T(H)
1 Archie Williams 21 United States USA 48.0 QU
2 Juan Carlos Anderson 23 Argentina ARG 48.7 QU
3 Johnny Loaring 20 Canada CAN 49.3 QU
4 Olle Danielsson 24 Sweden SWE 49.6

Quarter-Finals Heat Four

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC T(H)
1 Jimmy LuValle 23 United States USA 47.6 QU
2 Pierre Skawinski 23 France FRA 48.0 QU
3 Godfrey Rampling 27 Great Britain GBR 48.0 QU
4 Rudolf Klupsch 31 Germany GER 48.8
5 Marshall Limon 20 Canada CAN 48.9
6 Karel Kněnický 28 Czechoslovakia TCH 49.6