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Sten Abel

Full name: Egil Sten Abel
Gender: Male
Born: November 18, 1899 in Oslo, Oslo, Norway
Died: December 30, 1989 in Bærum, Akershus, Norway
Affiliations: KNS, Oslo (NOR)
Country: NOR Norway
Sport: Sailing

Medals: 1 Silver (1 Total)

Biography

Sten Abel was a Norwegian career officer. He graduated from the war school and was later promoted to first lieutenant in 1928. During the Norwegian campaign in April 1940, a company of volunteers was created under his command, which was called Abel’s Ski Company. The company was disbanded, when the Norwegian forces surrendered in May. Abel was taken prisoner and spent some time in 1940 and again in 1941 in detention.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1920 Summer 20 Antwerpen Sailing Mixed 7 metres Fornebo NOR 2 Silver

Mixed 7 metres

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Date PTS T
1920 Summer 20 Antwerpen Sailing Fornebo NOR Final Standings 1920-07-07 5
1920 Summer 20 Antwerpen Sailing Fornebo NOR Race One 1920-07-07 1-17:36
1920 Summer 20 Antwerpen Sailing Fornebo NOR Race Two 1920-07-08 1-22:25
1920 Summer 20 Antwerpen Sailing Fornebo NOR Race Three 1920-07-09 1-06:07
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