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Every, Dernell

(1906-1994) – AFLA national foil champion (1938, ’40, ’45). Member, U.S. Olympic team (1928, ’32, ’40, ’48). He won the Olympic bronze medal in Men’s foil team in 1932. Secretary of the AFLA (1941-45 and 1948-52); president of the AFLA (1945-48). Editor, “The Riposte” (newsletter) (1941-45). IFA foil champion for Yale (1927, 1928).

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1948 Olympic Foil Team
left to right: Nat Lubell,  Dean Cetrulo,  Silvio Giolito,   Dernell Every,   Gus Prokop, Danny Bukantz

Yale team with Great Coach and Hall of Famer Robert Grasson. Also included in this photo Hall of Famer and former USFA President John Huffman and Hall of “Famer Dernell Every.