|Type||Competed in Olympic Games|
|Born||10 September 1892 in Brooklyn, New York, New York (USA)|
|Died||1 May 1969 in Brooklyn, New York, New York (USA)|
|Measurements||183 cm / 73 kg|
|Affiliations||Morningside Athletic Club|
Between 1917-25, William Plant won 10 AAU titles in various short walks, at distances from 2- to 7-miles. He competed for the Morningside AC. Plant worked as a leather goods manufacturer.
Personal Best: 7 mile Walk – 53:04.4 (1917).
|Games||Discipline (Sport) / Event||NOC / Team||Pos||Medal||As|
|1920 Summer Olympics||Athletics||USA||William Plant|
|3,000 metres Walk, Men (Olympic)||DNS|
|10 kilometres Walk, Men (Olympic)||4 h2 r1/2|