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John Wells

Full name: John Wells
Gender: Male
Born: 1859 in [unknown], Mississippi, United States
Died: April 18, 1929 in New Orleans, Louisiana, United States
Affiliations: Independent Rowing Club, New Orleans (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Rowing

Medals: 1 Bronze (1 Total)


John Wells was from New Orleans and rowed for the Independent Rowing Club. He was a noted trainer of rowers, captaining the Young Men's Gymnastics Club crew. He also raced in a career from 1888 to 1916, winning multiple local races. As a career, he operated a shoe shop on Poydras Street in New Orleans.


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1904 Summer St. Louis Rowing Men's Double Sculls Independent Rowing Club-3 USA 3 Bronze

Men's Double Sculls

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Partner Phase Unit
1904 Summer St. Louis Rowing Independent Rowing Club-3 USA Joe Ravannack Final Round
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