Georg Dascher

Georg Dascher (June 27, 1911 – November 25, 1944) was a German field handball player who competed in the 1936 Summer Olympics. He was part of the German field handball team, which won the gold medal. He played two matches.

Daschers grave in Lommel, Belgium
Olympic medal record
Men's handball
Gold medal – first place 1936 Berlin Team competition

He served as a lieutenant in the Wehrmacht, and died on the Western Front. He is buried at the German War cemetery in Lommel, Belgium.[1][2]


  1. ^ Petermann, Alfred (1969). Sportlexikon. Buch und Zeit.
  2. ^ "Olympians Who Were Killed or Missing in Action or Died as a Result of War". Sports Reference. Archived from the original on 17 April 2020. Retrieved 24 July 2018.

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