Harry Simmons (high jumper)
Harry Simmons at the 1928 Olympics
|Born||21 February 1911
|Died||23 April 1944 (aged 33)
Hardwick, Northamptonshire, England
|Club||Southampton Athletic Club|
|Achievements and titles|
Henry Augustus "Harry" Simmons (21 February 1911 – 23 April 1944) was an English high jumper. He competed at the 1928 Summer Olympics and finished in 11th place. The same year he set a British junior record at 1.86 m. Simmons was a Royal Air Force officer and won the RAF high jump title in 1930, 1932 and 1935. He died in a flying accident during World War II.