Waldemar Tietgens

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Waldemar Tietgens
Personal information
Nationality German
Born (1879-03-26)March 26, 1879
Died July 28, 1917(1917-07-28) (aged 38)
Flanders, Belgium
Country Germany
Sport Rowing
Achievements and titles
Olympic finals 1900 Olympics – Gold

Waldemar Tietgens (March 26, 1879 – July 28, 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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