Wally Hergesheimer

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Wally Hergesheimer
1954 Topps Wally Hergesheimer.jpg
Born (1927-01-08)January 8, 1927
Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
Died September 27, 2014(2014-09-27) (aged 87)
Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
Height 5 ft 8 in (173 cm)
Weight 155 lb (70 kg; 11 st 1 lb)
Position Right Wing
Shot Right
Played for New York Rangers
Chicago Black Hawks
Playing career 1947–1962

Walter Edgar Hergesheimer (January 8, 1927 – September 27, 2014) was a Canadian ice hockey forward.

Hergesheimer started his National Hockey League career with the New York Rangers. He would also play with the Chicago Black Hawks. His career lasted from 1952 to 1959. His older brother was Phil Hergesheimer (1914–2004), also a professional hockey player. He died of congestive heart failure at St. Boniface Hospital in Winnipeg on September 27, 2014 at the age of 87.[1][2]

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