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Swimming at the 1956 Melbourne Summer Games:

Men's 4 × 200 metres Freestyle Relay Final

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Events:
Phases:

Host City: Melbourne, Australia
Venue(s): Olympic Park Swimming and Diving Stadium, Melbourne, Victoria
Date Started: December 3, 1956
Date Finished: December 3, 1956

Gold: AUS Australia
Silver: USA United States
Bronze: URS Soviet Union

Final

Rank Team NOC T
1 Australia AUS 8:23.6 WR
2 United States USA 8:31.5
3 Soviet Union URS 8:34.7
4 Japan JPN 8:36.6
5 Germany GER 8:43.4
6 Great Britain GBR 8:45.2
7 Italy ITA 8:46.2
8 South Africa RSA 8:49.5

Final Leg 1

Rank Team NOC T
1 Australia AUS 2:06.8
2 Soviet Union URS 2:07.5
3 United States USA 2:08.0
4 Italy ITA 2:09.8
5 Japan JPN 2:10.0
6 Germany GER 2:10.3
7 South Africa RSA 2:11.2
8 Great Britain GBR 2:11.4

Final Legs 1-2

Rank Team NOC T
1 Australia AUS 4:13.2
2 United States USA 4:15.7
3 Japan JPN 4:18.5
4 Soviet Union URS 4:19.0
5 Germany GER 4:22.4
6 South Africa RSA 4:23.0
7 Italy ITA 4:23.2
8 Great Britain GBR 4:25.2

Final Legs 1-3

Rank Team NOC T
1 Australia AUS 6:19.2
2 United States USA 6:22.7
3 Soviet Union URS 6:28.0
4 Japan JPN 6:29.0
5 Germany GER 6:30.8
6 South Africa RSA 6:36.6
7 Italy ITA 6:36.7
8 Great Britain GBR 6:36.8