|Type||Competed in Olympic Games|
|Full name||Georges Auguste Ernest•Trombert|
|Born||10 August 1874 in Genève (Geneva) (SUI)|
|Died||27 February 1949 in Lyon, Rhône (FRA)|
Georges Trombert was French épée champion in 1911. He was the son of the director of Amphions-les-Bains. After his fencing career, Trombert worked in various careers. He was a salesperson, an engineer, and a publicist, and later became a radio host at Radio-Lyon and the author of several police and serial novels, writing under various pseudonyms. He was also made a Chevalier of the Legion d’Honneur on 27 December 1923, for his service in World War I.
|1920 Summer Olympics||Fencing||Foil, Individual, Men||Olympic||10||Representing France|
|Foil, Team, Men||Olympic||France||2||Silver|
|Épée, Individual, Men||Olympic||7 p2 r3/4|
|Épée, Team, Men||Olympic||France||3||Bronze|
|Sabre, Individual, Men||Olympic||AC p2 r1/3|
|Sabre, Team, Men||Olympic||France||2||Silver|
Georges Trombert Biographie
Champion de France d’escrime. Chroniqueur à “Radio-Lyon”. Auteur de romans policiers et populaires sous divers pseudonymes.
Created: Taavi Kalju at October 30, 2010 07:45, Last edited: Taavi Kalju at October 30, 2010 17:02