Charles Haberkorn

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Olympic medal record
Men’s Tug of war
Representing the  United States
Bronze medal – third place 1904 St. Louis Team competition

Charles Haberkorn (November 16, 1880 – November 1966)[1] was an American tug of war competitor and wrestler who competed in the 1904 Summer Olympics.

In the 1904 Olympics he won a bronze medal as a member of Southwest Turnverein of Saint Louis No. 2 team.

As wrestler he competed in the freestyle lightweight category and was eliminated in the quarterfinals.

He was born in Württemberg, Germany and died in St. Louis, Missouri.

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  1. ^ Some sources give his birth date as March 31, 1874 such as http://library.la84.org/SportsLibrary/JOH/JOHv5n2/JOHv5n2l.pdf and http://www.databaseolympics.com/players/playerpage.htm?ilkid=HABERCHA01 the first of which also gives his death date as May 1968. His name is also sometimes spelled Habercorn

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