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Frank Maichle

Full name: Frank Martin Maichle
Gender: Male
Born: April 20, 1896 in Cohocton, New York, United States
Died: August 10, 1983 in Kenilworth, Illinois, United States
Affiliations: US Navy, (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Wrestling


Frank Maichle wrestled light-heavyweight Greco-Roman at the 1920 Antwerpen Olympics. Maichle attended the US Naval Academy, and was an ensign at Guantanamo Bay in 1920. He served in the Navy for several years but then settled near Chicago, where he worked for the US Gypsum Company. Maichle was born in Cohocton, New York, and died in his hometown of Kenilworth, Illinois, near Chicago, but he was buried in the Cohocton Old Catholic Cemetery.


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1920 Summer 24 Antwerpen Wrestling Men's Light-Heavyweight, Greco-Roman United States USA AC r3/5

Men's Light-Heavyweight, Greco-Roman

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result
1920 Summer 24 Antwerpen Wrestling United States USA Quarter-Finals Match #2 2 1920-08-19 Tetens (DEN) fall (0:22), Maichle (USA)
1920 Summer 24 Antwerpen Wrestling United States USA Round Two Match #4 1 Maichle (USA) decision (25:00), Ohlsson (SWE)
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