Frederick Dove

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Frederick Dove
Medal record
Men's swimming
Competitor for  Great Britain
European Championships
Silver 1938 London 100 m freestyle
Bronze 1938 London 4×200 m freestyle
Competitor for  England
British Empire Games
Gold 1938 Sydney 4×220 yd freestyle
Gold 1938 Sydney 3×110 yd medley

Frederick Dove (27 September 1917 – 1980) was an English freestyle swimmer who competed for Great Britain in the 1936 Summer Olympics. He was born in Royal Tunbridge Wells.

He was a member of Monson Swimming club and Otter swimming club.

In 1936, whilst suffering from a viral infection, he was eliminated in the first round of the 100 metre freestyle event.

At the 1934 Empire Games he participated in the 100 yards freestyle competition and finished fourth. Four years later at the Empire Games in Sydney he was part of the English team which won the gold medal in the 4×220 yards freestyle contest as well as in the 3×110 yards medley event.

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