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Fencing at the 1956 Melbourne Summer Games:

Men's Foil, Individual

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Host City: Melbourne, Australia
Venue(s): Town Hall, St. Kilda, Victoria
Date Started: November 26, 1956
Date Finished: November 26, 1956

Gold: FRA Christian d'Oriola
Silver: ITA Giancarlo Bergamini
Bronze: ITA Antonio Spallino

Final Standings

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC Medal
1 Christian d'Oriola 28 France FRA Gold
2 Giancarlo Bergamini 30 Italy ITA Silver
3 Antonio Spallino 31 Italy ITA Bronze
4 Allan Jay 25 Great Britain GBR
5T József Gyuricza 22 Hungary HUN
5T Claude Netter 32 France FRA
7 Mark Midler 25 Soviet Union URS
8 Raymond Paul 28 Great Britain GBR
5 p1 r2/3 André Verhalle 32 Belgium BEL
5 p2 r2/3 Günter Stratmann 25 Germany GER
6 p1 r2/3 Yury Rudov 25 Soviet Union URS
6 p2 r2/3 Brian McCowage 21 Australia AUS
7 p1 r2/3 Albie Axelrod 35 United States USA
7 p2 r2/3 Iuri Osip'ovi 19 Soviet Union URS
8 p1 r2/3 Michael Sichel 22 Australia AUS
8 p2 r2/3 René Paul 35 Great Britain GBR
5 p1 r1/3 Hal Goldsmith 26 United States USA
5 p2 r1/3 Edoardo Mangiarotti 37 Italy ITA
5 p3 r1/3 Ghislain Delaunois 32 Belgium BEL
5 p4 r1/3 Mihály Fülöp 20 Hungary HUN
6 p1 r1/3 Benito Ramos 38 Mexico MEX
6 p2 r1/3 François Dehez 25 Belgium BEL
6 p3 r1/3 Lajos Somodi, Sr. 27 Hungary HUN
6 p4 r1/3 David McKenzie 20 Australia AUS
7 p1 r1/3 Pablo Uribe Colombia COL
7 p2 r1/3 Jacques Lataste 34 France FRA
7 p3 r1/3 Santiago Massini 42 Argentina ARG
7 p4 r1/3 Roland Asselin 39 Canada CAN
8 p1 r1/3 Masayuki Sano 37 Japan JPN
8 p2 r1/3 Gabriel Blando Colombia COL
8 p3 r1/3 Byron Krieger 36 United States USA
8 p4 r1/3 Emilio Echeverry 27 Colombia COL