Full name: Leberecht Julius Erich Ernst Lehmann
Height: 5-6.5 (170 cm)
Weight: 137 lbs (62 kg)
Born: September 12, 1890 in Treppendorf, ThÃ¼ringen, Germany
Died: July 9, 1917
Affiliations: Charlottenburger Turn-Gemeinde, Berlin (GER)
Runner Erich Lehmann was eliminated in the heats of the 400 and 800 metres at the 1912 Stockholm Olympic Games. He was also a member of the 4x400 relay which was also eliminated in the heats. The same year he became German Champion in the 800. In 1913 Lehmann set a world record in the 1000 (indoor) and in 1914 another one in the 500. He was killed in action during World War I in 1918 presumably near Berlin, as he is buried in the war cemetery at Berlin-NeukÃ¶lln.
Personal Bests\: 400 â 50.6 (1911); 800 - 2:00.0 (1912).
|1912 Summer||21||Stockholm||Athletics||Men's 400 metres||Germany||GER||4 h12r1/3|
|1912 Summer||21||Stockholm||Athletics||Men's 800 metres||Germany||GER||3 h7 r1/3|
|1912 Summer||21||Stockholm||Athletics||Men's 4 Ã 400 metres Relay||Germany||GER||2 h2 r1/2|
|1912 Summer||21||Stockholm||Athletics||Germany||Round One||Heat Twelve||4|
|1912 Summer||21||Stockholm||Athletics||Germany||Round One||Heat Seven||3|
|1912 Summer||21||Stockholm||Athletics||Germany||GER||Round One||Heat Two||2||3:28.2|