Crapp, Lorraine (1938-)

Field of activity
Olympian; Swimmer; Commonwealth or Empire Games gold medalist
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https://nla.gov.au/nla.party-693088

Biographies

  • Gold Medalist at Vancouver Empire and Commonwealth Games - Swimming - 110y Freestyle; 440y Freestyle
  • Silver Medalist at the Melbourne Olympic Games - Swimming - 100m Freestyle
  • Gold Medalist at the Melbourne Olympic Games - Swimming - 400m Freestyle and 4 x100m Freestyle Relay
  • Gold Medalist at Cardiff Empire and Commonwealth Games - Swimming - Member of the 4 x 110y Freestyle Relay Team
  • Silver Medalist at the Rome Olympic Games - Swimming - Member of the 4 x 100m Freestyle relay team

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Australian Women's Register

  1. Crapp, Lorraine
    Published: National Foundation for Australian Women
    Series: IspartOf The Australian Women's Register
  2. Australia at the Games
    Australian Olympic Committee
    [2006]
    Published: Australian Olympic Committee
  3. She's Game: Women Making Australian Sporting History
    Australian Women's Archives Project
    [2007]
    Published: Australian Women's Archives Project

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  1. Olympic Games Gold Medallists (1912-)
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  1. CONFIRMATION OF APPOINTMENTS
    Government Gazette of the State of New South Wales (Sydney, NSW : 1901 - 2001) Friday 11 March 1983 [Issue No.46 (SUPPLEMENT)] p 1202

    Government Gazette Appointments And Employment

    ... Jean Cooper; Susan Cowdroy; Margaret Wood Crapp; Robyn Anne Dennis; Anne Marie Dwyer; Karen Louise ... Garnham; Merle Ruby Gibson; Ronald James Gibson; Margarita Gill; John William Greer; Jill Lorraine ... 331 words
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  2. RESIGNATIONS—TEACHERS Department of Education
    Government Gazette of the State of New South Wales (Sydney, NSW : 1901 - 2001) Friday 23 March 1962 [Issue No.28 (SUPPLEMENT)] p 841

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    ... . Lynette Lorraine Edmonds [31st December, 1961]. Miss Garda Kay Forbes [11th September, 1961]. Mrs. Wendy ... Helen Wanda Constable, Miss Patricia Lorraine Coutts, Miss Helen Cowan, Miss Shirley Matilda Cox, Mr ... 500 words
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  3. CONFIRMATION OF APPOINTMENTS
    Government Gazette of the State of New South Wales (Sydney, NSW : 1901 - 2001) Friday 21 April 1967 [Issue No.42 (SUPPLEMENT)] p 1323

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    ... Bourrcll. Lorraine Edilh Boyd, Margaret Mary Brodie, Dmnnc isaM Brown, Judith Lynette Brown, N*my Hayiw ... , Lesley Cowled, Catherine Joyce Crain, Ann Elizabeth Crainc, Penelope Megan Crapp, Carmel Mary Crockett ... 1269 words
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  1. LORRAINE CRAPP BREAKS RECORD
    The Daily Telegraph (Sydney, NSW : 1931 - 1954) Monday 5 July 1954 p 27 Article
    ... LORRAINE CRAPP -BREAKS RECORD T0WNSV1LLE, Sun. _ Lorraine Crap p tonight broke the world's 440 ... yards Jong-course women's freestyle swimming record. Miss Crapp clocked five minutes 11 seconds for the ... 152 words
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