Henri-André Laperrière

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
André Laperrière
Personal information
Full name Henri-André Laperrière
Born (1925-06-12)June 12, 1925
Montreal, QC, CAN
Died March 8, 2015(2015-03-08) (aged 89)
Height 5 ft 11 in (1.80 m)
Weight 170 lb (77 kg)
Country  Canada
Sport Ice hockey

Henri-André Laperriere (June 12, 1925 – March 8, 2015) was 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 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]


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

External links[edit]