Augustus Goessling

Augustus M. Goessling (November 17, 1878 – August 22, 1963) was an American water polo player, breaststroke and backstroke swimmer who represented the United States at the 1904 Summer Olympics and 1908 Summer Olympics.

Augustus Goessling
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Full nameAugustus M. Goessling
National team United States
Born(1878-11-17)November 17, 1878
St. Louis, Missouri
DiedAugust 22, 1963(1963-08-22) (aged 84)
St. Louis, Missouri
StrokesBackstroke, breaststroke
ClubMissouri Athletic Club

He was born and died in St. Louis, Missouri.

In the 1904 Olympics he won a bronze medal as a member of the Missouri Athletic Club water polo team.

Four years later he was eliminated in the first round of the 100-meter backstroke, as well as in the first round of the 200-meter breaststroke.

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