William Hammond (cyclist)

William Hammond (cyclist)

William Robert "Bill" Hammond (born 1 July 1886, Eastbourne, Sussex England1901 Census - 22 Broadway, Berkley, Christchurch, Kent] [ [http://search.ancestry.co.uk/cgi-bin/sse.dll?indiv=1&db=FreeBMDBirth%2c&rank=0&=%2c%2c%2c%2c%2c%2c%2c%2c1%2c+%2c%2c%2c1%2c+%2c%2c%2c1%2c+%2c%2c%2c1%2c+%2c%2c%2c%2c%2c1%2c+%2c%2c&gsfn=William&gsln=Hammond&sx=&gs1co=1%2cAll+Countries&gs1pl=1%2c+&year=1886&yearend=1886&sbo=0&sbor=&ufr=0&wp=4%3b_80000002%3b_80000003&srchb=r&prox=1&ti=5538&ti.si=0&gss=angs-d&fh=41&recid=24122898&recoff=1+3 England & Wales Birth Indexes] Jul-Sep Quarter 1886, William Robert Hammond, Eastbourne Registration District, Volume 2b Page 81 - "Registration Required (Free)"] - died ?) was a British road racing cyclist who competed in the 1912 Summer Olympics.

He was part of the team which won the silver medal in the Team road race. In the individual road race he finished 22nd.

Hammond was the son of David Hammond, a painter, and Emily, a laundress. At 15, he was a compass maker in Berkley, Kent.


External links

* [http://www.databaseolympics.com/players/playerpage.htm?ilkid=HAMMOBIL01 profile]

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