Full name: Konrad Miersch
Height: 5-10 (178 cm)
Born: January 19, 1907 in Bad Freienwalde, Brandenburg, Germany
Died: March 2, 1942 in Lyuban, Leningrad, Russia
Affiliations: Polizeisportschule Spandau, Beccar (ARG)
Sport: Modern Pentathlon
Related Olympians: Father of Ekkehard Miersch.
At the 1932 Los Angeles Olympics, Konrad Miersch finished sixth in the modern pentathlon. He was also nominated for the free pistol shooting event but it did not take place in 1932. Miersch served with the police of the Weimar Republic and was coach of the Empire team of the Order Police. He was an active Waffen-SS-officer in the Third Reich and was killed-in-action in 1942 on the Eastern front. He was buried in the military cemetery in Sologubovka (Russia). Mierschâs son [Ekkehard] participated in the backstroke swimming event at the 1956 Melbourne Olympics.
|1932 Summer||25||Los Angeles||Modern Pentathlon||Men's Individual||Germany||GER||6|
|1932 Summer||25||Los Angeles||Modern Pentathlon||Germany||Final Standings||6||48.0|
|1932 Summer||25||Los Angeles||Modern Pentathlon||Germany||Riding||10||97||9:03.2|
|1932 Summer||25||Los Angeles||Modern Pentathlon||Germany||Fencing||10||26|
|1932 Summer||25||Los Angeles||Modern Pentathlon||Germany||Shooting||5||189||20|
|1932 Summer||25||Los Angeles||Modern Pentathlon||Germany||Swimming||17||5:23.9|
|1932 Summer||25||Los Angeles||Modern Pentathlon||Germany||Running||6||16:21.0|