Werner Dehn

Biographical information

RolesCompeted in Olympic Games
Full nameBruno Werner Karl•Dehn
Used nameWerner•Dehn
Born17 September 1889 in Schöneberg, Berlin (GER) 
Died18 September 1960 in Frankfurt am Main, Hessen (GER)
AffiliationsBRC, Berlin (GER)
NOC Germany
Medals OG
Gold 0
Silver 0
Bronze 1
Total 1


Germany had two eights compete in the 1912 Stockholm Olympic regatta, one from Berliner Ruderverein von 1876, winning the bronze medal, and one from Sport Borussia Berlin. Both rowed against each other in the second heat of the quarter-finals, and Sport Borussia Berlin lost the race. Werner Dehn was on the bronze medal-winning boat. In 1912 the boat won the German title, while it placed second in 1911, and in 1913 they came in third. In 1911, Dehn was also German Champion with the coxless fours, and in 1912 he finished second in coxless pairs together with Hans Matthiae.


Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1912 Summer Olympics Rowing GER Werner Dehn
Eights, Men (Olympic) Berliner Ruderverein von 1876 3 Bronze