Charles Winder

Biographical information

RolesCompeted in Olympic Games
Full nameCharles Blish•Winder, Jr.
Used nameCharles•Winder
Born23 June 1874 in Wayne Township, Champaign County, Ohio (USA)
Died5 March 1921 in West Palm Beach, Florida (USA)
AffiliationsUS Army, (USA)
NOC United States
Medals OG
Gold 1
Silver 0
Bronze 0
Total 1


Maj. Charles Winder had the second-best score among the U.S. team members in the 1908 military rifle event. In the individual free rifle event, shot prone at 1,000 yards, Winder finished 16th.


Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1908 Summer Olympics Shooting USA Charles Winder
Free Rifle, 1,000 yards, Men (Olympic) =16
Military Rifle, 200/500/600/800/900/1,000 yards, Team, Men (Olympic) United States 1 Gold


Previously dates given as 1 February 1850 - 25 February 1916, but those belong to his father.