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Hermann Linkenbach

Full name: Hermann Linkenbach
Gender: Male
Born: April 8, 1889 in Barmen, Wuppertal, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
Died: June 30, 1959 in Stade, Niedersachsen, Germany
Country: GER Germany
Sport: Equestrianism

Medals: 1 Gold (1 Total)

Biography

German equestrian Hermann Linkenbach won a gold medal with the German dressage team at the 1928 Olympics. He also came sixth in the individual event with [Gimpel]. By profession, Linkenbach was a cavalry captain, and became a Major General in 1941. During World War II he was awarded the Iron Cross class I and II. In 1945 he was commandant of Trieste for one month until the end of the war. He was then held in captivity until June 1947.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1928 Summer 39 Amsterdam Equestrianism Men's Dressage, Individual Germany GER 6
1928 Summer 39 Amsterdam Equestrianism Men's Dressage, Team Germany GER 1 Gold

Men's Dressage, Individual

Games Age City Sport Country Horse Phase Unit Rank AP TP PTS
1928 Summer 39 Amsterdam Equestrianism Germany Gimpel Final Standings 6 224.26 1,121.3
1928 Summer 39 Amsterdam Equestrianism Germany Gimpel Judges' Scores Judge #1 10 218.4
1928 Summer 39 Amsterdam Equestrianism Germany Gimpel Judges' Scores Judge #2 4 250.7
1928 Summer 39 Amsterdam Equestrianism Germany Gimpel Judges' Scores Judge #3 16 216.1
1928 Summer 39 Amsterdam Equestrianism Germany Gimpel Judges' Scores Judge #4 5 213.2
1928 Summer 39 Amsterdam Equestrianism Germany Gimpel Judges' Scores Judge #5 5 222.9

Men's Dressage, Team

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Horse Phase Unit Rank PTS
1928 Summer 39 Amsterdam Equestrianism Germany GER Gimpel Final Standings 1 224.26
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