An In-Depth Revisitation w/ The ’48 Olympic Team
Have any fond memories of the U.S.'s track team in the 1948 Olympics? Then check out this fabulous compilation of links, where available, to member of that squad, as compiled by Hilary Evans, a Welsh member of the world's preeminent group of Olympic historians, OlyMADMen.
The team, in alphabetical order (for athletes underlined and in blue, click on the name to read an online piece on them. Some of these have previously been individually linked on the T&FN site):
Lives in Philadelphia.
Lives in Corpus Christi, TX.
Irving (Moon) Mondschein
Lives in Havertown, PA. Grandson Brian Jr. is pole vaulter for Israel.
Lives in Lancaster. OH
Lives in Gordon. TX
Lives in Cleveland,OH
Lives in Lancaster, TX
Seal Beach, CA
Lives in Canton, OH. Married name – Barnett
Lives in Detroit, MI
We welcome any additional data anyone might have.