Men's 1500 m freestyle - Swimming
Melbourne 1956 Summer Olympics

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Men's 1500 m freestyle 1956
Murray RoseAUS17.58,9
Tsuyoshi YamanakaJPN18.00,3
George BreenUSA18.08,2
4. Murray GarrettyAUS18.26,5
5. William SlaterCAN18.38,1
6. Jean BoiteuxFRA18.38,3
7. Yukiyoshi AokiJPN18.38,3
8. Garry WinramAUS19.06,2
Round 1
1. Murray RoseAUS18.04,1OR
2. Tsuyoshi YamanakaJPN18.04,3q
3. William SlaterCAN18.51,6q
4. Guy MontserratFRA19.17,4
5. György CsordasHUN19.44,2
Round 1
1. Garry WinramAUS18.35,7q
2. Yukiyoshi AokiJPN18.36,0q
3. George OnekeaUSA19.13,8
4. Peter DuncanRSA19.58,5
5. Raul MartinCUB19.59,9
Round 1
1. George BreenUSA17.52,9WR
2. Sandor ZarborskyHUN19.01,2
3. Jacques CollignonFRA19.10,8
4. Bana SailaniPHI19.16,8
5. Gennady AndrossovURS19.22,6
6. Hans-Joachim ReichGER19.28,6
Round 1
1. Murray GarrettyAUS18.27,4q
2. Jean BoiteuxFRA18.46,6q
3. Seizaburo YagiJPN18.57,3
4. David RadcliffUSA19.09,6

Men's 1500 m freestyle - Swimming - Melbourne 1956 Summer Olympics

Event Format: Swimmers competed in preliminary heats and final. The eight swimmers with the best time in the preliminary heats advanced to the final. The winner of the final was the Gold Medal winner.

Event facts: Men's 1500 m freestyle competition was held at the Swimming Stadium and 20 athletes participated in the event.

These results for Men's 1500 m freestyle - Melbourne 1956 Summer Olympics - are based on the official Olympic reports and the Olympian Database
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