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Al Wilson

Full name: Alfred Mayo "Al" Wilson
Gender: Male
Height: 6-0 (184 cm)
Born: December 31, 1903 in Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States
Died: October 27, 1989 in Vineyard Haven, Massachusetts, United States
Affiliations: Yale Bulldogs, New Haven (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Rowing

Medals: 1 Gold (1 Total)


From Yale, class of 1925, Al Wilson rowed crew for all four years and was captain of the crew team his senior year. During his four years at Yale, Wilson led the crew to victory over Harvard four times in the Harvard-Yale Boat Race. After college he worked in Boston for a time, but returned to his native Minnesota during the war and worked there the rest of his life with the Honeywell Corp.


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1924 Summer 20 Paris Rowing Men's Coxed Eights United States USA 1 Gold

Men's Coxed Eights

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit T
1924 Summer 20 Paris Rowing United States USA Final Round 6:33.4
1924 Summer 20 Paris Rowing United States USA Round One Heat Two 5:51.0
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