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André Corvington

Full name: Marie-Charles-André Corvington
Gender: Male
Born: November 19, 1877 in Aux Cayes, Sud, Haiti
Died: December 13, 1918 in Rheims, Marne, France
Affiliations: Salles d'Armes du Palais et Sociétés Savantes, Paris (FRA)
Country: HAI Haiti
Sport: Fencing


André Corvington was born in Haiti but later studied medicine in Paris. After marrying Marguerite Louise Chamerois they resided in Paris with her father. Corvington joined the 141e Régiment d’Infanterie where he was mobilized in August 1914 and assigned to the 3 / 55 military field hospital. The details of his death are not known but they occurred just after the end of the war. He was posthumously made a Chevalier de la Legion d’Honneur.


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1900 Summer 22 Paris Fencing Men's Foil, Individual Haiti HAI AC r1/5

Men's Foil, Individual

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result
1900 Summer 22 Paris Fencing Haiti HAI Round One Bout #18 AC Corvington (HAI) , Fouchier (FRA)
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