German, British, American, Gustav Manning was born in London, he died in New York (1953) and lived in Germany. He started a few teams and football organizations in Germany, went to the USA and started the USA FA in 1913. As American he was a FIFA executive. He also took charge of at least one international match.
this was found on wikipedia, there is a lot more to be found on Gustav Manning, but nothing about him being a referee.
Statistics for GUSTAV MANNING
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MATCHES FOR GUSTAV MANNING
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