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|Silver||1932 Los Angeles||double sculls|
Buhtz was born in Magdeburg. He became a sculler with Berliner RC. In 1932 he won the Diamond Challenge Sculls at Henley Royal Regatta beating Gerhard Boetzelen in the final. Later in the year he partnered Boetzelen to win the silver medal in the double sculls competition rowing at the 1932 Summer Olympics. In 1934 he won the Diamond Challenge Sculls at Henley again.
Buhtz died in Berlin at the age of 95.
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