|Type||Competed in Olympic Games|
|Full name||John W.•Freitag|
|Born||3 May 1877 in Columbia, Illinois (USA)|
|Died||20 October 1932 in St. Louis, Missouri (USA)|
|Affiliations||Western Rowing Club, St. Louis (USA)|
John Freitag was from St. Louis and pulled the two-oar for the Western Rowing Club four at the 1904 Olympics. He died from complications of chronic alcoholism.
|Games||Discipline (Sport)||Event||Status||Team||Pos||Representing||2nd NOC||As|
|1904 Summer Olympics||Rowing||Coxless Fours, Men||Olympic||Western Rowing Club||3||Bronze||USA||John Freitag|