Hans Roedder

Biographical information

RolesCompeted in Olympic Games
Full nameJohannes "Hans"•Roedder
Used nameHans•Roedder
Other namesHans Rödder
Born12 March 1879 in Oberschefflenz, Schefflenz, Baden-Württemberg (GER)
Died9 December 1966 in Berwyn, Pennsylvania (USA)
AffiliationsManhattan Rifle & Pistol Club
NOC United States


Hans Roedder shot two pistol events at the 1912 Stockholm Olympics. Roedder represented the Manhattan Rifle & Pistol Club in 1912. He was German-born but emigrated to the United States with his family in 1897, when he was 18-years-old. Roedder was naturalized as a US citizen in 1905. He worked as a machinist.


Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1912 Summer Olympics Shooting USA Hans Roedder
Free Pistol, 50 metres, Men (Olympic) 22
Dueling Pistol, 30 metres, Men (Olympic) 10