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Lester Smith

Full name: Lester Edward Smith
Gender: Male
Height: 5-10 (178 cm)
Born: April 14, 1902 in San Francisco, California, United States
Died: September 4, 1957 in San Francisco, California, United States
Affiliations: Olympic Club, San Francisco (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Swimming

Biography

Lester Smith swam the 400 freestyle at the 1924 Paris Olympics, but did not get past the semi-final. He represented the Olympic Club of San Francisco. During World War II Smith served in the US Army with the 335th Infantry Regiment. In civilian life he was the owner of a concrete plant.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1924 Summer 22 Paris Swimming Men's 400 metres Freestyle United States USA 3 h1 r2/3

Men's 400 metres Freestyle

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T
1924 Summer 22 Paris Swimming United States Semi-Finals Heat One 3 5:37.6
1924 Summer 22 Paris Swimming United States Round One Heat Five 1 Q 5:32.4
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