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Hardress Lloyd

Full name: John Hardress Lloyd
Gender: Male
Born: August 14, 1874 in Gloster, Offaly, Ireland
Died: February 28, 1952 in Gloster, Offaly, Ireland
Country: GBR Great Britain
Sport: Polo

Medals: 1 Silver (1 Total)


Hardress Lloyd was capped eight times for Ireland in polo, in the years 1904-14. In 1913 he was given a 10-goal handicap, the highest possible, only the second Irish player to achieve this, after [Frederick Barrett] of Cork. Hardress Lloyd was educated at Wellington College and the Royal Military College, in Sandhurst, England, and joined the British Army, serving in India, South Africa and as a Tank Group Commander in World War I. He eventually retired from the Army with a rank of brigadier-general.


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1908 Summer 33 London Polo Men's Polo Ireland-3 GBR 2T Silver

Men's Polo

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result G
1908 Summer 33 London Polo Ireland-3 GBR Final Round Match 1/2 2 1908-06-21 Roehampton-1 8, Ireland-3 1 0
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