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Willi Rößler

Full name: Willi Kurt Rößler
Gender: Male
Born: February 12, 1924 in Meiderich, Duisburg, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
Died: October 2, 2007 in Neunkirchen, Saarland, Germany
Affiliations: TuS 1860 Neunkirchen, Neunkirchen (GER)
Country: SAA Saar
Sport: Fencing

Biography

Willi Rößler, born in Duisburg-Meiderich, came to Neunkirchen during the World War II and in 1942 became one of the fencers at TuS 1860 Neunkirchen. The Olympic Games in Helsinki in 1952 were his highlight of his career, although he was only nominated for the sabre team, which was eliminated in the first round. From 1953-55 Rößler also participated in the World Championships. Rößler won just one Saar title but had the distinction of winning the last Saarland Championship (foil) in 1955.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1952 Summer 28 Helsinki Fencing Men's Sabre, Team Saar SAA 4 p5 r1/4

Men's Sabre, Team

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result MW ML BW BL TBW/TD IBW
1952 Summer 28 Helsinki Fencing Saar SAA Round One Pool Five 4 1952-07-29 0 2 5 27
1952 Summer 28 Helsinki Fencing Saar SAA Round One Pool Five 2 1952-07-29 HUN 15, SAA 1 1 0
1952 Summer 28 Helsinki Fencing Saar SAA Round One Pool Five 2 1952-07-29 ARG 12, SAA 4 4 0
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