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Perry Martter

Full name: Perry Francis Martter
Gender: Male
Born: February 19, 1901 in Coshocton, Ohio, United States
Died: June 13, 1954 in Los Angeles, California, United States
Affiliations: LAAC, Los Angeles (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Wrestling


Perry Martter attended Ohio State, graduating in 1924 with a degree in civil engineering. He was Western Conference Champion three times and in his senior year served as a student coach with the Buckeyes. He later moved to Los Angeles were he joined with an uncle, George Bock, to form the contracting business, Martter & Bock. Martter continued to wrestle, attempting to make the 1928 Olympic team, and then wrestling professionally on the West Coast in the 1930s. His uncle then died and Martter took sole control of their business, running it until his death.


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1924 Summer 23 Paris Wrestling Men's Lightweight, Freestyle United States USA 9T

Men's Lightweight, Freestyle

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result
1924 Summer 23 Paris Wrestling United States USA Round One Match #4 2 1924-07-11 Praks (EST) decision, Martter (USA)
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