Joseph Caullé

Biographical information

TypeCompeted in Olympic Games
SexMale
Full nameJoseph Louis Alphonse•Caullé
Used nameJoseph•Caullé
Born3 May 1885 in Bosc-le-Hard, Seine-Maritime (FRA)
Died1 October 1915 in Souchez, Pas-de-Calais (FRA)
AffiliationsMétropolitain Club Colombes, Colombes (FRA)
NOC France

Biography

Joseph Caullé ran the 800 metres at the 1912 Stockholm Olympics, but did not get past the first round. He was 1909 French Champion in the 800. Caullé ran for the Métropolitain Club Colombes. During World War I he served with the 41st Colonial Régiment d’Infanterie. He was killed in action in Souchez, Pas-de-Calais on 1 October 1915. He is remembered on the war memorial at Saint-Victor-l’Abbaye.

Personal Best: 800 - 1:59.0 (1910).

Results

Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1912 Summer Olympics Athletics FRA Joseph Caullé
400 metres, Men (Olympic) DNS
800 metres, Men (Olympic) 5 h1 r1/3

Special Notes