Thure Andersson

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Thure Andersson (1907–1976) was a Swedish wrestler. He was born in Ölme. He won an Olympic silver medal in Freestyle wrestling in 1936. [1]

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References

  1. "Thure Andersson". Sports Reference LLC. Archived from the original on 17 April 2020. Retrieved 9 April 2012.