Georges Tainturier

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Georges Tainturier
Personal information
Born (1890-05-20)20 May 1890
Died 7 December 1943(1943-12-07) (aged 53)
Sport
Sport Fencing

Georges Tainturier (20 May 1890 – 7 December 1943) was a French fencer. He won medals in the épée competition at two Olympic Games.[1][2] Later he became a French Resistance officer and he was executed by the Nazis.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Olympics Statistics: Georges Tainturier". databaseolympics.com. Retrieved 2010-03-20. 
  2. ^ a b "Georges Tainturier Olympic Results". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 2010-03-20.