Florence Chambers

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Florence Chambers
Personal information
Nationality  United States
Born (1907-11-02)November 2, 1907
Boston, Massachusetts
Died September 27, 1979(1979-09-27) (aged 71)
Fallbrook, California
Sport
Sport Swimming
Stroke(s) Backstroke
Club San Diego Athletic Club

Florence Chambers (November 2, 1907 – September 27, 1979) was an American competition swimmer who represented the United States at the 1924 Summer Olympics in Paris, France. She competed in the women's 100-meter backstroke, advanced to the event final, and finished fourth overall with a time of 1:30.8.

In 1970, Chambers was inducted by the San Diego Hall of Champions into the Breitbard Hall of Fame, honoring San Diego's finest athletes both on and off the playing surface.[1]

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