Peru at the 1956 Summer Olympics

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Peru at the Olympic Games

Flag of Peru
IOC code  PER
NOC Comité Olímpico Peruano
Website www.coperu.org (Spanish)
At the 1956 Summer Olympics in Melbourne/Stockholm
Competitors 8 in 1 sports
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Peru competed at the 1956 Summer Olympics in Melbourne, Australia. They send eight athletes to the shooting competition. The youngest was Oscar Caceres with 24 years of age and the oldest one was Guillermo Cornejo with 37 years of age. The whole team was compose of male competitors.[1]

Shooting[edit]

Pistol

Athlete Event Final
Score Rank
Guillermo Cornejo 25 metre rapid fire pistol 560 17
Armando López-Torres 540 26
Antonio Vita 50 metre 519 22
Francisco Otayza 503 29

Rifle

Athlete Event Final
Score Rank
Rubén Váldez 50 m rifle 3 positions 1044 12
Guillermo Baldwin 1040 14
Oscar Caceres 300 m rifle prone 594 21
Luis Coquis 593 28
Oscar Caceres 50 m rifle prone 1135 25
Luis Coquis 1124 29

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