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Eberhard Sorge

Full name: Hans Eberhard Sorge
Gender: Male
Born: May 27, 1892 in Braunlage, Niedersachsen, Germany
Died: August 6, 1918 in Bray-sur-Somme, Somme, France
Affiliations: Allgemeiner Akademischer Turnerbund Leipzig
Country: GER Germany
Sport: Gymnastics

Biography

German gymnast Eberhard Sorge competed at the 1912 Stockholm Olympics, finishing fourth in the team all-around event. He also finished fourth in the free system team all-around. The teams represented the Allgemeiner Akademischer Turnerbund Leipzig. Sorge studied theology. As a sergeant with the 4th Company 180th Infantry Regiment during World War I, Sorge was wounded but recovered. Later commissioned as a second lieutenant with the 120th Infantry Regiment Sorge was wounded several more times before being killed in August 1918 in Bray-sur-Somme, France.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1912 Summer 19 Stockholm Gymnastics Men's Team All-Around Germany GER 5
1912 Summer 19 Stockholm Gymnastics Men's Team All-Around, Free System Germany GER 4

Men's Team All-Around

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank TP
1912 Summer 19 Stockholm Gymnastics Germany GER Final Standings 5 32.40

Men's Team All-Around, Free System

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank TP
1912 Summer 19 Stockholm Gymnastics Germany GER Final Standings 4 16.85
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