A member of the Soviet Union's shooting team at the 1956 Melbourne Olympics, Erdman competed in the free-rifle (3 positions) event. He finished the competition with 1,137 total points, one point behind the gold medalist, to take the silver medal.
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Use links below to navigate through the olympics section of Jews In Sports.
encyclopedia of JEWS in sports, by Bernard Postal, Jesse Silver, and Roy Silver (New York: Bloch Publishing Co., 1965)
New York Times, November 23-December 8, 1956