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Purma Bannerjee

Biographical information

TypeCompeted in Olympic Games
Full namePurma C.•Bannerjee
Used namePurma•Bannerjee
Born1897 in Kolkata (Calcutta), West Bengal (IND)
NOC(s) India


Personal Bests: 100 – unknown; 400 – unknown.


Games Discipline (Sport) Event Status Team Pos Details
1920 Summer Olympics Athletics 100 metres, Men Olympic 5 h2 r1/4 Representing British India    
  400 metres, Men Olympic 4 h8 r1/4

Other participations

Games Role Details
1920 Summer Olympics Flagbearer at the Opening Ceremony Representing British India    

Research notes

From Calcutta, according to The Near East, June 3, 1920, pg. 787 “India and the Olympic Games”

Created: Paul Tchir at April 18, 2017 10:18, Last edited: Paul Tchir at April 18, 2017 10:18