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William Whaling

Full name: William John Whaling
Gender: Male
Born: February 26, 1894 in St. Cloud, Minnesota, United States
Died: November 20, 1989 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Affiliations: US Marine Corps, (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Shooting


William Whaling shot rapid-fire pistol at the 1924 Paris Olympics. At the time he was a lieutenant in the US Marine Corps. Whaling was a career military officer who eventually became a major-general in the Marines. He entered the Marines in May 1917 and served in both World Wars. Whaling was buried in Arlington National Cemetery.


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1924 Summer 30 Paris Shooting Men's Rapid-Fire Pistol, 25 metres United States USA 12

Men's Rapid-Fire Pistol, 25 metres

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit PTS
1924 Summer 30 Paris Shooting United States USA Final Standings 17
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