Waldemar Tietgens

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Waldemar Tietgens
Personal information
Born(1879-03-26)26 March 1879
Died28 July 1917(1917-07-28) (aged 38)
Flanders, Belgium
Achievements and titles
Olympic finals1900 Olympics – Gold

Waldemar Tietgens (26 March 1879 – 28 July 1917) was a German rower who competed in the 1900 Summer Olympics. He was part of the German boat Germania Ruder Club, Hamburg, which won the gold medal in the coxed fours final B.[1]

He was killed in action during World War I.[2]

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  1. ^ "Waldemar Tietgens". Sports Reference. Retrieved 3 August 2015.
  2. ^ "Olympians Who Were Killed or Missing in Action or Died as a Result of War". Sports Reference. Retrieved 3 August 2015.

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