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Claus Gerson

Full name: Claus Oscar Gerson
Gender: Male
Born: November 12, 1917 in Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany
Died: January 22, 2010 in Great Neck, New York, United States
Affiliations: New York Tennis and Hockey Club
Country: USA United States
Sport: Hockey

Biography

Claus Gerson played hockey for the US at the 1948 London Olympics. Gerson represented the New York Tennis and Hockey Club. From Jackson Heights, Long Island in 1948, Gerson was born in Hamburg, Germany coming to the United States as a teenager and naturalized as a US citizen in 1939 alongside his parents. Gerson fought for the US in World War II.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1948 Summer 30 London Hockey Men's Hockey United States USA 10T

Men's Hockey

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result GP G
1948 Summer 30 London Hockey United States USA Final Standings 10T 1948-07-31 3 0
1948 Summer 30 London Hockey United States USA Group B Match #2 2 1948-08-03 AFG 2, USA 0 0
1948 Summer 30 London Hockey United States USA Group B Match #3 2 1948-08-05 GBR 11, USA 0 0
1948 Summer 30 London Hockey United States USA Group B Match #5 2 1948-08-07 SUI 3, USA 1 0
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