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Edmond Wallace

Biographical information

TypeCompeted in Olympic Games
SexMale
Full nameEdmond Georges Richard•Wallace
Used nameEdmond•Wallace
Born4 October 1876 in Saint-Maur-des-Fossés, Val-de-Marne (FRA)
Died18 August 1915 in Paris, Paris (FRA)
NOC France

Biography

Edmond Wallace learned to fence alongside his brother, Richard Wallace. The two also competed in the individual épée event at the 1900 Paris Olympics. Edmond Wallace was commissioned into the 89e Régiment d’Infanterie in 1897 and remained with them into World War I. He was wounded in the battle of the Butte de Vauquois in February 1915 and eventually died from his wounds.

Results

Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1900 Summer Olympics Fencing FRA Edmond Wallace
Épée, Individual, Men (Olympic) 6

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