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Karl Dröse

Full name: Karl Dröse
Gender: Male
Born: December 27, 1913 in Frankfurt am Main, Hessen, Germany
Died: September 16, 1996 in Frankfurt am Main, Hessen, Germany
Affiliations: TVS 1857, Frankfurt am Main (GER)
Country: GER Germany
Sport: Hockey

Related Olympians: Uncle of Horst Dröse.

Medals: 1 Silver (1 Total)

Biography

The German field hockey team won the silver medal at the 1936 Berlin Olympics after losing 8-1 to India in the final. Goalkeeper Karl Dröse played in the 6-0 win over Denmark in the group stage, in the 3-0 semi-final win against the Netherlands, and in the final. Between 1935-39 he won 11 international caps. At the club level he played for Turnverein Sachsenhausen 1857 and won the German Championship in 1939 and 1943. His nephew [Horst Dröse] won the Olympic gold medal in 1972.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1936 Summer 22 Berlin Hockey Men's Hockey Germany GER 2 Silver

Men's Hockey

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result GP G
1936 Summer 22 Berlin Hockey Germany GER Final Standings 2 1936-08-04 3 0
1936 Summer 22 Berlin Hockey Germany GER Final Round Match 1/2 2 1936-08-15 IND 8, GER 1 0
1936 Summer 22 Berlin Hockey Germany GER Semi-Finals Match #2 1 1936-08-12 GER 3, NED 0 0
1936 Summer 22 Berlin Hockey Germany GER Group B Match #2 1 1936-08-06 GER 6, DEN 0 0
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