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Frank Jerwood

Olympic medal record
Men's Rowing
Bronze 1908 London eights

Frank Harold Jerwood (or Frederick Harold Jerwood)[1][2] (29 November 1885, Keighley – 17 July 1971) was an English clergyman and rower who competed for Great Britain in the 1908 Summer Olympics, winning a bronze medal.

Jerwood was educated at Oakham School and Jesus College, Cambridge and rowed as bowman for the winning Cambridge eight in the Boat Race in 1908. He was bow in the Cambridge crew which competed in the eights and won the bronze medal for Great Britain rowing at the 1908 Summer Olympics.[3]

Jerwood took holy orders and became chaplain at Oakham School (1914-37). He became Rector of Burton Overy, Leicestershire from 1945 until his retirement in 1958.[4][5]

Jerwood died at the age of 85.

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