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John Krug

Full name: John Henry Krug, Jr.
Gender: Male
Born: March 23, 1880 in Newark, New Jersey, United States
Affiliations: National Turnverein
Country: USA United States
Sport: Wrestling


John Krug wrestled lightweight freestyle at the 1908 London Olympics, finishing in a tie for fifth place. Krug represented the National Turnverein. He later became a metal polisher at Spitdorf Electric in 1918.


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1908 Summer 28 London Wrestling Men's Lightweight, Freestyle United States USA 5T

Men's Lightweight, Freestyle

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result
1908 Summer 28 London Wrestling United States USA Quarter-Finals Match #1 2 1908-07-24 Wood (GBR) fall (6:08), Krug (USA)
1908 Summer 28 London Wrestling United States USA Round One Match #1 1 1908-07-24 Krug (USA) decision, Hoy (GBR)
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