William Thompson (archer)

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
For other people named William Thompson, see William Thompson (disambiguation).
William Thompson
William Thompson.jpg
William Thompson
Medal record
Men's archery
Representing the  United States
Olympic Games
Gold medal – first place 1904 St. Louis Team round
Bronze medal – third place 1904 St. Louis Double York round
Bronze medal – third place 1904 St. Louis Double American round

William Henry Thompson (March 10, 1848 – August 12, 1918) was an American archer who competed in the early twentieth century.

He won two bronze medals in Archery at the 1904 Summer Olympics in Missouri in the double York round, when Robert Williams won silver and his second bronze in the double American round. In the team competition he won the gold medal.

He was born in Calhoun, Georgia and died in Seattle, Washington.

References[edit]