Name: Hank Herring
Birth Name: Horace Herring
Birthplace: Saint Petersburg, Florida, USA
Died: 1999-05-18 (Age:76)
Hometown: Los Angeles, California, USA
Boxing Record: click
Horace "Hank" Herring was the Welterweight Silver Medalist at the 1948 London Olympic Games. Herring lost in the final to Julius Torma of Czechoslovakia.
1948 representing Chicago won an Intercity Golden Gloves' title in the welterweight division vs. John Luciano.
Olympic games results
1948 (as a welterweight)
- Defeated Eduard Bombart (Belgium) PTS
- Defeated Peter Foran (Ireland) PTS
- Defeated Eladio Oscar Herrera (Argentina) PTS
- Defeated Douglas du Preez (South Africa) PTS
- Lost to Julius Torma (Czechoslovakia) PTS
| Intercity Golden Gloves