Thore Skredegaard

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Thore Skredegaard
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Born(1909-09-22)22 September 1909
Våle, Norway
Died 8 May 2002(2002-05-08) (aged 92)
Oslo, Norway
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Sport Sports shooting

Thore Skredegaard (22 September 1909 8 May 2002) was a Norwegian sport shooter. He was born in Våle. He competed at the 1948 Summer Olympics in London, where he placed fifth in the 50 metre rifle prone. [1]

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References

  1. "Thore Skredegaard". Sports-Reference. Retrieved 13 August 2012.