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Herbert Topp

Full name: Herbert Reitzel Topp
Gender: Male
Born: April 20, 1900 in Copenhagen, Hovedstaden, Denmark
Died: May 6, 1994 in St. Louis, Missouri, United States
Affiliations: Chicago AA, Chicago (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Water Polo

Biography

Herbert Topp played for the United States in water polo at the 1928 Amsterdam Olympics. Topp represented the Chicago Athletic Association. He was born in København (Copenhagen), Denmark, but came to the US as a youth. Topp attended Lane Technical High School in Chicago, and was still a Danish citizen in September 1918, when he registered for the US military draft.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1928 Summer 28 Amsterdam Water Polo Men's Water Polo United States USA 5T

Men's Water Polo

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result G
1928 Summer 28 Amsterdam Water Polo United States USA Quarter-Finals Match #3 2 1928-08-06 HUN 5, USA 0 0
1928 Summer 28 Amsterdam Water Polo United States USA Third-Place Tournament Match #4 2 1928-08-11 FRA 2, USA 1 0
1928 Summer 28 Amsterdam Water Polo United States USA Third-Place Tournament Match #2 1 1928-08-08 USA 10, MLT 0 6
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