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Kurt Schirra

Full name: Kurt Schirra
Gender: Male
Born: September 13, 1931 in Völklingen, Saarland, Germany
Died: May 17, 1983 in Saarbrücken, Saarland, Germany
Affiliations: SV Röchling Völklingen 06, Völklingen (GER)
Country: SAA Saar
Sport: Boxing


At the 1952 Helsinki Olympic Games Saar boxer Kurt Schirra was the only Saar boxer to win a first round bout, beating [Luis Aranguen] of Venezuela by a 2-1 decision in the featherweight division. Schirra then lost his second round bout to Hungarian [János Erdei] by a 3-0 points decision.


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1952 Summer 20 Helsinki Boxing Men's Featherweight Saar SAA 9T

Men's Featherweight

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result JF MR
1952 Summer 20 Helsinki Boxing Saar SAA Round Two Match #7 2 Erdei (HUN) , Schirra (SAA) 0
1952 Summer 20 Helsinki Boxing Saar SAA Round One Match #14 1 1952-07-28 Schirra (SAA) , Aranguren (VEN) 2 decision
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