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Harry Smith

Full name: Harry James A. Smith
Gender: Male
Born: March 14, 1907 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: December 11, 1983 in Cheverly, Maryland, United States
Affiliations: Lighthouse Football Club
Country: USA United States
Sport: Football


Harry Smith was a soccer defender who played for the Lighthouse FC. He earned two caps with the US national team in 1928, the first in the US Olympic loss to Argentina, and the second in a friendly after the Olympics against Poland. Smith later became a teacher in the athletic department at Haverford School, near Philadelphia, for almost 30 years, and coached the soccer team there from 1948-77. He also was active with the Lighthouse Boys Club, was a member of the Old Timers Soccer Association and was a member of the Philadelphia Soccer Hall of Fame.


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1928 Summer 21 Amsterdam Football Men's Football United States USA 9T

Men's Football

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result G YC RC
1928 Summer 21 Amsterdam Football United States USA Final Standings 9T 1928-05-27 0 0 0
1928 Summer 21 Amsterdam Football United States USA Round One Match #7 2 1928-05-29 ARG 11, USA 2 0
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