Vincent Joseph GALLAGHER

United States of America USA

  • Olympic Medals
    1 G
  • Games participations
    1
  • First Olympic Games
    Antwerp 1920
  • Year of Birth
    1899
Olympic Results

Biography

Vincent Joseph GALLAGHER

Vince Gallagher started college at Rutgers but received an appointment to the Naval Academy and began there in 1919. He had no rowing experience but learned quickly and was on Navy boats which won the IRA Regatta in 1921 and 1922, as well as winning the Olympic gold medal. Gallagher became a career officer in the navy, retiring in 1957 as a commander.

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Antwerp 1920

G
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