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Swimming at the 1956 Melbourne Summer Games:

Men's 1,500 metres Freestyle Final

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Host City: Melbourne, Australia
Venue(s): Olympic Park Swimming and Diving Stadium, Melbourne, Victoria
Date Started: December 7, 1956
Date Finished: December 7, 1956

Gold: AUS Murray Rose
Silver: JPN Tsuyoshi Yamanaka
Bronze: USA George Breen

Final

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC T
1 Murray Rose 17 Australia AUS 17:58.9
2 Tsuyoshi Yamanaka 17 Japan JPN 18:00.3
3 George Breen 21 United States USA 18:08.2
4 Murray Garretty Australia AUS 18:26.5
5 William Slater 16 Canada CAN 18:38.1
6 Jean Boiteux 23 France FRA 18:38.3
7 Yukiyoshi Aoki 22 Japan JPN 18:38.3
8 Gary Winram 20 Australia AUS 19:06.2