John Archer (athlete)

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John Archer
Medal record
Men's athletics
Competitor for  Great Britain
Olympic Games
Gold 1946 Oslo 100 m
Olympic Games
Silver 1948 London 4x100 m relay
Commonwealth Games
Silver 1950 Auckland 4x110 yd relay

John "Jack" Archer (10 August 1921 in Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, England – 29 July 1997 in Cheltenham, Gloucestershire) was an English athlete who competed mainly in the 100 metres.

He competed for Great Britain in the 1948 Summer Olympics held in London, Great Britain in the 4 x 100 metre relay where he won the Silver medal with his team mates John Gregory, Alastair McCorquodale and Kenneth Jones representing Great Britain.