Piet Biesiadecki

Biographical information

RolesCompeted in Olympic Games
Full namePatrick Walter "Piet"•Biesiadecki
Used namePiet•Biesiadecki
Born20 March 1920 in Ware, Massachusetts (USA)
Died26 November 2000 in Charlestown, Massachusetts (USA)
AffiliationsUS Army, (USA)
NOC United States


A native of Ware, Massachusetts, Piet Biesiadecki sat in the 2-seat for a US sled that won the 1953 4-man world championships, although he never rode on a US, nor a North American champion. Biesiadecki was a career soldier who was in the US Army in World War II, Korea, and Vietnam, serving from 1946-67. A Massachusetts native, he was buried at Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery in San Antonio.


Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1956 Winter Olympics Bobsleigh (Bobsleigh) USA Piet Biesiadecki
Two, Men (Olympic) Bud Washbond 5

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