Full name: Karl DrÃ¶se
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)
Related Olympians: Uncle of Horst DrÃ¶se.
Medals: 1 Silver (1 Total)
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 DrÃ¶se 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 DrÃ¶se] won the Olympic gold medal in 1972.
|1936 Summer||22||Berlin||Hockey||Men's Hockey||Germany||GER||2||Silver|
|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|