Alexander van Geen

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Alexander van Geen
Personal information
Born (1903-12-07)7 December 1903
The Hague, Netherlands
Died 27 February 1942(1942-02-27) (aged 38)
Java Sea
Sport Modern pentathlon

Alexander van Geen (7 December 1903 – 27 February 1942) was a Dutch modern pentathlete. He competed at the 1936 Summer Olympics.[1]

During World War II he served in the Royal Netherlands Navy, and was killed during the Battle of the Java Sea.[2]


  1. ^ "Alexander van Geen Olympic Results". Retrieved 22 February 2015. 
  2. ^ "Olympians Who Were Killed or Missing in Action or Died as a Result of War". Retrieved 22 February 2015.