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Rowing at the 1956 Melbourne Summer Games:

Men's Coxed Eights Semi-Finals

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Events:
Phases:

Host City: Melbourne, Australia
Venue(s): Lake Wendouree, Ballarat, Victoria
Date Started: November 26, 1956
Date Finished: November 26, 1956
Format: Top two finishers in each heat advanced to final

Gold: USA United States
Silver: CAN Canada
Bronze: AUS Australia

Semi-Finals Heat One

Rank Team NOC T
1 United States USA 6:55.1 QU
2 Australia AUS 6:55.6 QU
3 Soviet Union URS 7:18.3
4 Japan JPN 7:24.5

Semi-Finals Heat Two

Rank Team NOC T
1 Canada CAN 6:57.0 QU
2 Sweden SWE 7:08.4 QU
3 Czechoslovakia TCH 7:12.9
4 Italy ITA 7:19.8