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Swimming at the 1948 London Summer Games:

Men's 100 metres Freestyle Semi-Finals

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Host City: London, Great Britain
Venue(s): Wembley Arena, Wembley, London
Date Started: July 30, 1948
Date Finished: July 30, 1948
Format: Top three in each heat and the next two fastest advanced to the final.

Gold: USA Wally Ris
Silver: USA Alan Ford
Bronze: HUN Géza Kádas

Semi-Finals Heat One

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC T
1 Keith Carter 23 United States USA 57.6 QU
2 Alex Jany 19 France FRA 57.9 QU
3 Zoltán Szilárd Hungary HUN 59.6 QU
4 Taha El-Gamal 25 Egypt EGY 59.9 QC
5 Bruce Bourke 19 Australia AUS 1:00.0
6 Martin Lundén 23 Sweden SWE 1:00.2
7 Alberto Isaac 25 Mexico MEX 1:00.4
8 Aram Boghossian 18 Brazil BRA 1:01.0

Semi-Finals Heat Two

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC T
1 Wally Ris 24 United States USA 57.5 QU/=OR
2 Alan Ford 24 United States USA 57.8 QU
3 Géza Kádas 21 Hungary HUN 58.0 QU
4 Per-Olof Olsson 29 Sweden SWE 59.1 QC
5 Horacio White 21 Argentina ARG 1:00.4
6 Elemér Szathmáry 22 Hungary HUN 1:00.5
7 Ron Stedman 21 Great Britain GBR 1:01.0
8 Warren Boyd 21 Australia AUS 1:01.1