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Swimming at the 1948 London Summer Games:

Women's 100 metres Freestyle Round One

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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 two in each heat and the next six fastest advanced to the semi-finals.

Gold: DEN Greta Andersen
Silver: USA Ann Curtis
Bronze: NED Marie-Louise Linssen-Vaessen

Round One Heat One

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC T
1 Irma Heijting-Schuhmacher 23 Netherlands NED 1:07.9 QU
2 Judit Temes 17 Hungary HUN 1:08.3 QU
3 Brenda Helser 22 United States USA 1:09.0 QC
4 Josette Arène 23 France FRA 1:09.7
5 Eileen Holt Argentina ARG 1:12.0
6 Magda Bruggemann Mexico MEX 1:12.5
7 Maria-Anna Erismann Switzerland SUI 1:19.9

Round One Heat Two

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC T
1 Fritze Carstensen 23 Denmark DEN 1:06.5 QU
2 Marie-Louise Linssen-Vaessen 20 Netherlands NED 1:07.5 QU
3 Denise Spencer 18 Australia AUS 1:10.0
4 Eleonora Schmidt 16 Brazil BRA 1:10.8
5 Mária Littomeritzky 21 Hungary HUN 1:13.0
6 Adriana Camelli Argentina ARG 1:16.5

Round One Heat Three

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC T
1 Elisabeth Ahlgren 23 Sweden SWE 1:08.7 QU
2 Karen Margrethe Harup 23 Denmark DEN 1:08.4 QU
3 Marjorie McQuade 14 Australia AUS 1:08.5 QC
4 Piedade Coutinho-Tavares 28 Brazil BRA 1:08.6 QC
5 Patricia Nielsen 18 Great Britain GBR 1:09.4 QC
6 Ginette Jany-Sendral 16 France FRA 1:12.1
7 Enriqueta Duarte 19 Argentina ARG 1:14.9

Round One Heat Four

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC T
1 Ann Curtis 22 United States USA 1:06.9 QU
2 Greta Andersen 21 Denmark DEN 1:07.0 QU
3 Marianne Lundquist 17 Sweden SWE 1:09.0 QC
4 Margaret Wellington 21 Great Britain GBR 1:09.8
5 Kay McNamee 17 Canada CAN 1:13.3
6 Zsuzsa Nádor 20 Hungary HUN 1:15.8
7 Maria da Costa 17 Brazil BRA 1:16.0

Round One Heat Five

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC T
1 Ingegerd Fredin 17 Sweden SWE 1:08.1 QU
2 Marie Corridon 18 United States USA 1:08.4 QU
3 Lillian Preece 20 Great Britain GBR 1:09.0 QC
4 Hannie Termeulen 19 Netherlands NED 1:09.8
5 Fernande Caroen 27 Belgium BEL 1:12.1
6 Irene Strong 19 Canada CAN 1:13.5
7 Gisèle Vallerey 18 France FRA 1:14.0