Full name: Emil August Lohbeck
Born: September 15, 1905 in Hiddinghausen, SprockhÃ¶vel, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
Died: July 29, 1944 in Berlin, Berlin, Germany
Affiliations: Heeressportschule WÃ¼nsdorf, Zossen (GER)
The German basketball team did not play any role in the Olympic tournament of the 1936 Berlin Games when basketball was held for the first time at Olympic Games. They lost their matches against Switzerland (25-18), Italy (58-16) and Czechoslovakia (20-9) in the first two rounds and were eliminated.
Emil Lohbeck was a professional soldier and played for Heeressportschule WÃ¼nsdorf, winning the first unofficial German Championship with them in 1938. In 1944 he was killed in action when defending Berlin during World War II.
|1936 Summer||30||Berlin||Basketball||Men's Basketball||Germany||GER||15T|
|1936 Summer||30||Berlin||Basketball||Germany||GER||Round Two||Match #6||2||1936-08-09||ITA 58, GER 16|
|1936 Summer||30||Berlin||Basketball||Germany||GER||Round Two RepÃªchage||Match #4||2||1936-08-10||TCH 20, GER 9|
|1936 Summer||30||Berlin||Basketball||Germany||GER||Round One||Match #3||2||1936-08-07||SUI 25, GER 18|