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Franz Kartz

Full name: Franz Kartz
Gender: Male
Height: 5-1 (155 cm)
Born: March 17, 1907 in Mülheim an der Ruhr, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
Affiliations: BC Ringfrei, Oberhausen (GER)
Country: GER Germany
Sport: Boxing


Franz Kartz lost the 1932 lightweight quarter-final on points to the man who would become Olympic champion, [Laurie Stevens] from South Africa. His first round contest saw him beat Korean-born Japanese [Otsu Shuko] (Korean: Hwang Eul-Su) on points. Kartz was the West German lightweight champion in 1929 and middleweight champion from 1930-32 (in those days, only regional championships were held). He participated in three international matches.


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1932 Summer 25 Los Angeles Boxing Men's Lightweight Germany GER 5T

Men's Lightweight

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result MR
1932 Summer 25 Los Angeles Boxing Germany GER Quarter-Finals Match #3 2 1932-08-11 Stevens (RSA) , Kartz (GER)
1932 Summer 25 Los Angeles Boxing Germany GER Round One Match #5 1 1932-08-09 Kartz (GER) , Shuko (JPN) decision
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