Arthur William James Hunt (27 August 1886 – 29 September 1949) was a water polo player from Lambeth, United Kingdom. He was a competitor at the 1924 Summer Olympics who competed at the Men's Water Polo event representing Great Britain. His team lost to Hungary in round one at 6-7 and did not advance any further. In addition, Arthur was also the flag bearer of Great Britain during the 1924 Summer Olympics opening ceremony.

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  • Arthur William James Hunt (27 August 1886 – 29 September 1949) was a water polo player from Lambeth, United Kingdom. He was a competitor at the 1924 Summer Olympics who competed at the Men's Water Polo event representing Great Britain. His team lost to Hungary in round one at 6-7 and did not advance any further. In addition, Arthur was also the flag bearer of Great Britain during the 1924 Summer Olympics opening ceremony. 1905 - Played capped for Guernsey at football.1909 - Held all the Kent County Swimming Championships up to and including 440 yards. Represented Kent at Water Polo.1909 - Won 220 & 440 yards at Southern Counties Championships, together with various London Championships.1912 - Olympic trials he was described as "the fastest over-arm sprinter ever seen in England".1914-18 - Served in the Royal Garrison Artillery(Siege Battery). Also Gunnery Instructor.1919-1935 - Hon Secretary of City of London Police Swimming Club. Played Water Polo for the Police.1921 - Led Surrey Water Polo team to first ever County Championship.1921-24 - Capped when playing for the England Water Polo team.1924 - Flag bearer for the Great Britain team during the 1924 Summer Olympics opening ceremony.Later became Vice President of the Amateur Swimming Club. (en)
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