Albert Heijnneman

Biographical information

RolesCompeted in Olympic Games
Full nameAlbert Eduard•Heijnneman
Used nameAlbert•Heijnneman
Born28 October 1896 in Penang, Pulau Pinang (MAS)
Died20 February 1944 in Scheveningen, Zuid-Holland (NED)
AffiliationsV&L, Den Haag (NED)
NOC Netherlands


Heijnemann was a member of the Dutch resistance movement in World War II. In 1944 he was arrested by the Gestapo and imprisoned in Scheveningen, where he was tortured to death.

Personal Bests: 100 – 10.8 (1922); 200 – 22.5 (1922).


Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1920 Summer Olympics Athletics NED Albert Heijnneman
100 metres, Men (Olympic) 3 h3 r1/4
200 metres, Men (Olympic) 5 h5 r2/4
4 × 100 metres Relay, Men (Olympic) Netherlands 3 h2 r1/2

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