Henri-André Laperrière

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André Laperrière
Personal information
Full name Henri-André Laperrière
Born (1925-06-12) June 12, 1925 (age 89)
Montreal, QC, CAN
Height 5 feet 11 inches (1.80 m)
Weight 170 pounds (77 kg)
Sport
Country  Canada
Sport Ice hockey

Henri-André Laperriere (born June 12, 1925) is a Canadian ice hockey player. He was a member of the Ottawa RCAF Flyers who won the gold medal in ice hockey for Canada at the 1948 Winter Olympics in St. Moritz.[1]

In 2001 Andre Laperriere was honoured by the Canadian Forces when it was announced that the 1948 RCAF Flyers were selected as Canada’s greatest military athletes of the 20th century.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Olympic Games Winner Reference Book
  2. ^ "Athletes Of The Century Chosen By The Military". Legion Magazine. 2001-01-01. Retrieved 2010-07-03. 

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