Doug Brennan

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Doug Brennan
Born (1903-01-10)January 10, 1903
Peterborough, ON, CAN
Died November 8, 1972(1972-11-08) (aged 69)
Campbellford, ON, CAN
Height 5 ft 11 in (180 cm)
Weight 180 lb (82 kg; 12 st 12 lb)
Position Defence
Shot Left
Played for New York Rangers
Playing career 1926–1936

Douglas Richard Brennan (January 10, 1903 – November 8, 1972) was a Canadian professional hockey defenceman for the New York Rangers of the NHL. He was born in Peterborough, Ontario.

Before getting to the NHL he played for including the Winnipeg Maroons of the AHA, the Kenora Thistles of the NOHA, and the Vancouver Lions of the PCHL. He was acquired by the New York Rangers when they bought his professional rights from Vancouver on October 30, 1931. He would play for the team until he was released following the 1934 season. He won the Stanley Cup with New York in 1933. Following his time in New York he played 2 seasons in the CAHL his first year was spent with the Philadelphia Arrows and in his second year he played for the Springfield Indians. He retired from hockey after his one season in Springfield in 1936.

He died at Campbellford Memorial Hospital in 1972.[1][2]


  1. ^ Brett Funeral Chapel, Havelock Records
  2. ^ "Obituaries", Peterborough Examiner, November 9, 1972, pg. 2

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