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Fencing at the 1948 Summer Olympics

At the 1948 Summer Olympics, seven fencing events were contested, six for men and one for women.[1]

Medal summaryEdit

Men's eventsEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
individual épée
details
Luigi Cantone
  Italy
Oswald Zappelli
  Switzerland
Edoardo Mangiarotti
  Italy
team épée
details
  France (FRA)
Maurice Huet
Michel Pécheux
Marcel Desprets
Edouard Artigas
Henri Guerin
Henri Lepage
  Italy (ITA)
Luigi Cantone
Marc Antonio Mandruzzato
Carlo Agostoni
Edoardo Mangiarotti
Fiorenzo Marini
Dario Mangiarotti
  Sweden (SWE)
Frank Cervell
Carl Forssell
Bengt Ljungquist
Sven Thofelt
Per Hjalmar Carleson
Arne Tollbom
individual foil
details
Jehan Buhan
  France
Christian d'Oriola
  France
Lajos Maszlay
  Hungary
team foil
details
  France (FRA)
Adrien Rommel
Christian d'Oriola
Andre Bonin
Jacques Lataste
Jehan Buhan
René Bougnol
  Italy (ITA)
Saverio Ragno
Renzo Nostini
Manlio Di Rosa
Giorgio Pellini
Edoardo Mangiarotti
Giuliano Nostini
  Belgium (BEL)
André van de Werve de Vorsselaer
Paul Louis Jean Valcke
Raymond Bru
Georges Camille De Bourgignon
Henri Paternoster
Edouard Yves
individual sabre
details
Aladár Gerevich
  Hungary
Vincenzo Pinton
  Italy
Pál Kovács
  Hungary
team sabre
details
  Hungary (HUN)
László Rajcsányi
Bertalan Papp
Aladár Gerevich
Tibor Berczelly
Rudolf Kárpáti
Pál Kovács
  Italy (ITA)
Carlo Turcato
Gastone Darè
Vincenzo Pinton
Mauro Racca
Renzo Nostini
Aldo Montano
  United States (USA)
Miguel Angel De Capriles
Norman Cohn-Armitage
George Worth
Dean Victor Cetrulo
James Hummitzsch Flynn
Tibor Andrew Nyilas

Women's eventsEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
individual foil
details
Ilona Elek
  Hungary
Karen Lachmann
  Denmark
Ellen Mueller
  Austria

Medal tableEdit

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  France (FRA)3104
2  Hungary (HUN)3025
3  Italy (ITA)1416
4  Denmark (DEN)0101
  Switzerland (SUI)0101
6  Austria (AUT)0011
  Belgium (BEL)0011
  Sweden (SWE)0011
  United States (USA)0011
Totals (9 nations)77721


Participating nationsEdit

A total of 294 fencers (255 men and 39 women) from 30 nations competed at the London Games:[1]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "Fencing: 1948 Olympic Results". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 2010-06-08.