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Christian Holzenberg

Full name: Christian Moritz Holzenberg
Gender: Male
Born: January 2, 1910 in Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany
Died: February 27, 1942 in Kurzewo, Chudovo, Novgorod, Russia
Affiliations: HANSEAT, Hamburg (GER)
Country: GER Germany
Sport: Canoeing

Biography

Flatwater canoeist Christian Holzenberg came fourth at the 1936 Berlin Olympics with his partner [Walter Schuur] in the C-2 over 10 km. Two years later they won the bronze medal at the World Championships. They won the German national title over 1,000 metres in 1935 and the 10 km title three years in a row from 1935-37. Holzenberg was killed-in-action in 1942 on the Eastern front during World War II at Kurzewo (RUS).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1936 Summer 26 Berlin Canoeing Men's Canadian Doubles, 10,000 metres Germany GER 4

Men's Canadian Doubles, 10,000 metres

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Partner Phase Unit Date
1936 Summer 26 Berlin Canoeing Germany GER Walter Schuur Final Standings 1936-08-07
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