Californian John Davis rowed the coxless four for the US at the 1952 Olympics, sitting in the third seat. Davis attended the US Naval Academy, graduating in 1953. He was a captain in the Navy at the time of the Helsinki Olympics.
|1952 Summer||23||Helsinki||Rowing||Men's Coxless Fours||United States||USA||3 h2 r4/5|
|1952 Summer||23||Helsinki||Rowing||United States||USA||Semi-Finals RepÃªchage||Heat Two||6:57.8|
|1952 Summer||23||Helsinki||Rowing||United States||USA||Semi-Finals||Heat Two||7:08.8|
|1952 Summer||23||Helsinki||Rowing||United States||USA||Round One||Heat Four||6:40.9|