Medals: 1 Silver (1 Total)
The German field hockey team won the silver medal at the 1936 Berlin Olympics after losing 8-1 to India in the final. Forward Paul Mehlitz played in the 6-0 win over Denmark in the group stage and scored one goal. He was also used in the 3-0 semi-final win over the Netherlands. Between 1927-37 he earned 26 international caps. At the club level he played for Berliner SV 92 and won the German Championship in 1940.
|1936 Summer||29||Berlin||Hockey||Men's Hockey||Germany||GER||2||Silver|
|1936 Summer||29||Berlin||Hockey||Germany||GER||Final Standings||2||1936-08-04||2||1|
|1936 Summer||29||Berlin||Hockey||Germany||GER||Semi-Finals||Match #2||1||1936-08-12||GER 3, NED 0||0|
|1936 Summer||29||Berlin||Hockey||Germany||GER||Group B||Match #2||1||1936-08-06||GER 6, DEN 0||1|