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Athletics at the 1908 London Summer Games:

Men's 400 metres Semi-Finals

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Host City: London, Great Britain
Venue(s): White City Stadium, London
Date Started: July 22, 1908
Date Finished: July 22, 1908
Format: Winner in each heat advanced to the final.

Gold: GBR Wyndham Halswelle
View a Phase of this EventFinal StandingsRe-run FinalOriginal FinalSemi-FinalsRound One

Semi-Finals Heat One

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC T MB
1 John Carpenter 23 United States USA 49.4 49.8/440y QU
2 Charles Davies Great Britain GBR 49.8est at 3 yds
3 Ned Merriam 23 United States USA
4 G. W. Young Great Britain GBR

Semi-Finals Heat Two

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC T MB
1 Wyndham Halswelle 25 Great Britain GBR 48.4 48.8/440y QU/OR
2 Edwin Montague 23 Great Britain GBR 49.8est at 12 yds
3 George Nicol 21 Great Britain GBR
4 William Prout 22 United States USA

Semi-Finals Heat Three

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC T MB
1 John B. Taylor 25 United States USA 49.8 50.2/440y QU
2 Horace Ramey 23 United States USA 50.5est at 5 yds
3 Edward Ryle 22 Great Britain GBR
4 Géo Malfait 29 France FRA

Semi-Finals Heat Four

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC T MB
1 William Robbins 22 United States USA 49.0 49.8/440y QU
2 Lou Sebert 21 Canada CAN 49.5est at 3 yds
3 John Atlee 25 United States USA