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Hans Schönrath

Full name: Hans Schönrath
Gender: Male
Born: November 8, 1902 in Gronau, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
Died: February 10, 1945 in Ustka, Pomorskie, Poland
Affiliations: Boxclub 1920, Krefeld (GER)
Country: GER Germany
Sport: Boxing


German boxer Hans Schönrath came in second at the 1927 European Championships as a heavyweight. At the 1928 Amsterdam Olympics he lost his quarter-final against the silver medalist [Nils Ramm] of Sweden. In 1925 and 1928 Schönrath was German amateur champion, and also as a professional in 1930-31. He drowned when the hospital ship DS General von Steuben was sunk during World War II on 10 February 1945. By profession Schönrath was a smelter. His brother Jakob was also a known professional in the 1930s and 1940s.


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1928 Summer 25 Amsterdam Boxing Men's Heavyweight Germany GER 5T

Men's Heavyweight

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result
1928 Summer 25 Amsterdam Boxing Germany GER Quarter-Finals Match #2 2 1928-08-08 Ramm (SWE) , Schönrath (GER)
1928 Summer 25 Amsterdam Boxing Germany GER Round One Match #4 1 1928-08-07 Schönrath (GER)
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