Stamps by Year - 1956

  • Stamp POL 1956 Nov. 2nd OG Melbourne

    Arm snatching = bent arms during the first part of the stroke

           MI 986

           SG 991

           YV 873

    stamp pol 1956 nov. 2nd og melbourne mi 986 teodor kozerka m1x bronze medal winner at og helsinki 1952 and rome 1960 also european champion 1955

             Replica in pure gold (24 karat)Stamp POL 1956 Nov. 2nd OG Melbourne gold 24 Karat pure gold        MI 984-989 imperforated proof stamp pol 1956 og melbourne proof imperforated mi 984 89
  • Stamp URS 1956 Aug. 5th

            MI 1852

                           W8+

    stamp urs 1956 aug. 5th spartakiade moscow mi 1852No. 3 is much too short

  • Stamp YEM 1971 Dec. 3rd (perforated & imperforated) - Italian gold medal winners at OG - M4+ victory at OG Melbourne 1956

           MI 1483 A

    stamp yem 1971 dec. 3rd italian gold medal winners at og mi 1483 4 melbourne 1956  

           MI 1488 B

    stamp yem 1971 dec. 3rd italian gold medal winners at og imperforated mi 1489 4 melbourne 1956  

    M4+ result OG Melbourne 1956:

    Gold: ITA (Laberto Winkler, Romano Sgheiz, Angelo Vanzin, Franco Trinkavelli, cox Ivo Stefanoni) 7:19,4

    Silver: SWE                                                                                                                             7:22,4

    Bronze: FIN                                                                                                                             7:30,9