America’s Olympic Standard Bearers: Men and Women Who Carried the Flag Throughout History

Nordic combined skier Todd Lodwick has been selected to carry the American flag in the opening ceremonies in Sochi. TIME takes a look back at Olympic athletes who have also carried the colors.

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Abw
Abw

The third photo is not correct. That photo is definitely not Jim Bickford. The one for 1956 is him. It looks like the summer Olympics too - not winter.

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