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Swimming at the 1956 Melbourne Summer Games:

Men's 200 metres Butterfly Final

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Host City: Melbourne, Australia
Venue(s): Olympic Park Swimming and Diving Stadium, Melbourne, Victoria
Date Started: December 1, 1956
Date Finished: December 1, 1956

Gold: USA Bill Yorzyk
Silver: JPN Takashi Ishimoto
Bronze: HUN György Tumpek

Final

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC T
1 Bill Yorzyk 23 United States USA 2:19.3
2 Takashi Ishimoto 21 Japan JPN 2:23.8
3 György Tumpek 27 Hungary HUN 2:23.9
4 Jack Nelson 25 United States USA 2:26.6
5 John Marshall 26 Australia AUS 2:27.2
6 Eulalio Ríos 21 Mexico MEX 2:27.3
7 Brian Wilkinson 18 Australia AUS 2:29.7
8 Alexandru Popescu 21 Romania ROU 2:31.0