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Hans Berger

Full name: Johannes Wilhelm Maria "Hans" Berger
Gender: Male
Height: 5-10.5 (180 cm)
Born: January 6, 1906 in Duisburg, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
Died: December 21, 1973 in Siegen, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
Affiliations: Astoria Beeck, Duisburg (GER)
Country: GER Germany
Sport: Boxing

Biography

Light-heavyweight Boxer Hans Berger from Duisburg was eliminated on a points decision in the first round to the future 1932 Olympic champion [Dave Carstens] from South Africa. Berger was runner-up in 1932 and 1933 at the German Championships in the light-heavyweight division. It is believed, although not proven, that he worked in a POW camp in France in 1947 as a manager, and organized several boxing tournaments.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1932 Summer 26 Los Angeles Boxing Men's Light-Heavyweight Germany GER 5T

Men's Light-Heavyweight

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result
1932 Summer 26 Los Angeles Boxing Germany GER Round One Match #4 2 1932-08-10 Carstens (RSA) , Berger (GER)
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