Wilhelm Dörr

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For the German SS-Oberscharführer, see Wilhelm Dörr (Nazi).
Medal record
Men's tug of war
Representing  Germany
Intercalated Games
Gold medal – first place 1906 Athens Team

Wilhelm "Willy" Dörr (7 December 1881 – 4 April 1955) was a German track and field athlete and tug of war competitor who competed in the 1906 Intercalated Games.

He was born and died in Frankfurt am Main.

In 1906, he was part of the German team which won the gold medal in the tug of war competition.

In the ancient pentathlon contest he finished 16th and he also participated in the discus throw event but his result is unknown.

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Records
Preceded by
United States Martin Sheridan
Men's Discus Throw World Record Holder
1907 – 23 August 1908
Succeeded by
United States Martin Sheridan