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Derick Barton

Full name: Frederick Bertram "Derick" Barton
Gender: Male
Born: June 19, 1900 in Paddington, Greater London, Great Britain
Died: November 20, 1993 in Blackrock, Dublin, Ireland
Affiliations: British Army, (GBR)
Country: GBR Great Britain
Sport: Modern Pentathlon

Related Olympians: Father of Chris Barton.

Biography

Captain Frederick Bertram Barton, known as Derick, was educated at Eton College, and then the Sandhurst Military Academy, before becoming a lieutenant with the 17th/21st Lancers. After service in World War II he retired as an honorary captain and settled in the Republic of Ireland. Between 1966-68 he was president of the Royal Dublin Society. Barton’s son [Chris] won a silver medal with the Great Britain rowing eights at the 1948 Olympics.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1924 Summer 23 Paris Modern Pentathlon Men's Individual Great Britain GBR 28

Men's Individual

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank O TH PTS T
1924 Summer 23 Paris Modern Pentathlon Great Britain Final Standings 28 122.5
1924 Summer 23 Paris Modern Pentathlon Great Britain Shooting 16 19 165
1924 Summer 23 Paris Modern Pentathlon Great Britain Swimming 24 6:45.0
1924 Summer 23 Paris Modern Pentathlon Great Britain Riding AC DNF
1924 Summer 23 Paris Modern Pentathlon Great Britain Running 9 13:25.0
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