Full name: Anders Hjalmar Wollgarth
Born: April 29, 1878 in JÃ¤rnboÃ¥s, Nora, Ãrebro, Sweden
Died: December 24, 1950 in Stockholm, Stockholm, Sweden
Affiliations: Ing1 IF, Stockholm (SWE)
Hjalmar Wollgarth was a member of the Swedish tug-of-war team at the 1908 London Olympics. The team finished fourth after losing their first-round match to the British Liverpool Police team, 2 pulls to 0. All of the team members appear to have been military men as they represented military sport clubs. Wollgarth was head official for the Swedish tug-of-war team at the 1912 Olympics. He was a member of IngengÃ¶rs1 IdrottsfÃ¶rening, which was the sports club of the 1st Engineers regiment of the Swedish army.
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