Ed Anderson

Biographical information

RolesCompeted in Olympic Games
Full nameEdwin Lamont "Ed"•Anderson
Used nameEd•Anderson
Born26 November 1886 in Eutaw, Alabama (USA)
Died30 January 1943 in Atlanta, Georgia (USA)
Measurements173 cm
NOC United States


Ed Anderson shot two small-bore rifle events at the 1912 Stockholm Olympics. At the time he was a captain in the US Army. Anderson was invited to the US shooting team by Commander Harris Laning, the team captain.


Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1912 Summer Olympics Shooting USA Ed Anderson
Small-Bore Rifle, Any Position, 50 metres, Men (Olympic) 23
Small-Bore Rifle, Disappearing Target, 25 metres, Men (Olympic) 16