John Wilson (sport shooter)

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John Wilson
Personal information
Born (1879-09-01)1 September 1879
Bennebroek, North Holland, Netherlands
Died 15 March 1940(1940-03-15) (aged 60)
Amsterdam, North Holland, Netherlands
Sport Sports shooting

John Waterloo Wilson (1 September 1879 – 15 March 1940) was a Dutch sport shooter who competed at the 1908 Summer Olympics.[1]

He was born in Bennebroek and died in Amsterdam.

In 1908 he finished fourth with the Dutch team in the team trap shooting event. In the individual trap competition he finished seventh.

The city of Brussels has a street named Rue John Waterloo Wilson after his grandfather John W. Wilson, who left 27 paintings to the City of Brussels.[2]


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